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Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Lu Kang's Remarks on Terrorist Attack in Egypt - MFA China

Q: On May 26, a terrorist attack on Coptic Christians was carried out in Minya province, Egypt. At least 28 people were killed and 26 injured. What is your comment? A: China strongly condemns the severe terrorist attack in Minya province, Egypt ...and more »

Coptic Christians accuse Egyptian government of failing to protect them - The Guardian

Relatives of people killed in attack on bus convoy say state of emergency in country has been undermined. Ruth Michaelson in Cairo. Sun 28 May 2017 07.10 EDT Last modified on Mon 27 Nov 2017 18.38 EST. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via ...and more »

Why the Middle East's Christians Are Under Attack - New York Times

Relatives mourn during the funeral of victims killed in an attack on Coptic Christians in Minya Province, central Egypt on Friday. They were on a bus en route to a monastery when gunmen opened fire on them, killing at least 20 and injuring dozens ...and more »

Coptic Christians: Islamic State's 'Favorite Prey' - New York Times

“At this rate Copts will be extinct in 100 years. They will die, leave, convert or get killed,” a friend wrote on Facebook as news broke of the latest bloody attack on Egypt's Coptic Christians. Less than two months ago, while attending church in Cairo ...and more »

Egypt hits Libyan terror camps again after attack kills 29 Copts - The Guardian

Egypt launched a fresh wave of air strikes against Libyan terrorist bases on Saturday in response to the killing of 29 Coptic Christians south of Cairo, with a warning of further retaliation possible. The airstrikes follow six bombing raids in Libya ...and more »

Trump on Attack on Copts in Egypt: 'The Bloodletting of Christians Must End' - The Atlantic

Like ​The Atlantic? Subscribe to ​The Atlantic Daily​, our free weekday email newsletter. Updated at 3:35 p.m. ET. President Trump says the “merciless slaughter of Christians in Egypt tears at our hearts and grieves our souls” after gunmen killed 28 ...and more »

Egypt launches raids in Libya after attack on Coptic Christians kills 26 - The Guardian

Children among dead and at least 22 wounded in gun attack on convoy headed to monastery in Minya province. Ruth Michaelson in Cairo. Fri 26 May 2017 18.48 EDT First published on Fri 26 May 2017 06.54 EDT. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share ...and more »

Why Do Coptic Christians Keep Getting Attacked? - The Atlantic

Like ​The Atlantic? Subscribe to ​The Atlantic Daily​, our free weekday email newsletter. Friday is usually the most peaceful day in the Egyptian week, a day most often reserved for time with family. This Friday in particular—the last day before the ...and more »

Coptic Christians killed in Minya bus attack - Aljazeera.com

At least 28 Coptic Christians have been killed and dozens more wounded by armed men who attacked them while they were travelling to a monastery in Egypt's Minya province. The Christians were headed on Friday to the Saint Samuel Monastery, located ...and more »

Egypt launches strikes in Libya after Minya attack - Aljazeera.com

Egyptian air force planes on Friday carried out six strikes directed at camps near Derna in Libya, where armed men responsible for a deadly attack on Christians are believed to have trained, according to military sources. The Islamic State of Iraq and ...and more »