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Egypt Coptic Christians killed in bus attack - BBC News

Gunmen have attacked a bus carrying Coptic Christians in central Egypt, killing at least 28 people and wounding 25 others, officials say. The bus was travelling to the Monastery of St Samuel the Confessor, 135km (85 miles) south of Cairo, from Minya ...and more »

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

A priest walks in front of the Saint Samuel monastery in Maghagha. Photograph: Amr Nabil/AP. Egypt's Coptic Christians have accused the government of failing to protect them in the wake of an attack claimed by Islamic State on a bus convoy that killed ...and more »

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

Relatives of Coptic Christians who were killed during a bus attack, surround their coffins, during their funeral service, at Abu Garnous Cathedral in Minya, Egypt. Photograph: Amr Nabil/AP. Egypt launched a fresh wave of air strikes against Libyan ...and more »

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

Coverage on Egypt's state-run Nile News TV showing the remains of the bus. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images. Egypt has carried out airstrikes in Libya after at least 26 people, including children, were killed and 25 wounded in a gun attack on a bus ...and more »

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 »

Gunmen in Egypt Force Coptic Christian Pilgrims From Buses and Kill 28 - New York Times

CAIRO — Dressed in military fatigues, the gunmen waved down the bus filled with Christian pilgrims as it wended its way down a dusty side-road in the desert of western Egypt, headed toward a monastery. Claiming to be security officers, the gunmen ...and more »

Dozens dead as gunmen attack bus of Coptic Christians in Egypt -

At least 28 people, including many children, were massacred in Egypt on Friday when gunmen ambushed groups of Egyptian Christians traveling along a desert road towards a remote monastery. The killers lay in wait in the desert outside the city of Minya ...and more »

Egypt launches strikes in Libya after Minya attack -

Air raids target camps near Derna where armed men responsible for deadly Minya attack are alleged to have trained. 27 May 2017. Egyptian air force planes on Friday carried out six strikes directed at camps near Derna in Libya, where armed men ...and more »

Pope Francis Says Coptic Christians Killed in Egypt Bus Attack Were 'Martyrs' -

Francis led thousands of people in prayer Sunday for the victims, who Francis said were killed in "another act of ferocious violence" after having refused to renounce their Christian faith. Image: Coptic Christians shout after the funeral of some of ...and more »

Coptic Christians killed in Minya bus attack -

Children among bus passengers targeted while going to a monastery in Minya province, prompting hunt for the attackers. 26 May 2017. At least 28 Coptic Christians have been killed and dozens more wounded by armed men who attacked them while they were ...and more »