Information indicates that at least forty-five congregants are dead. There are several more injured along with others trapped inside the church.
An explosion went off in front of the Coptic Christian church of Saints in Sedi Besher in Alexandria, Egypt. The explosion occurred sometime after the beginning of the New Year.
Documents revealed by Wikileaks show that Egypt continues to see Israel as its primary military threat despite a decades-old peace treaty. Egypt and Israel fought against each other in four wars before signing the treaty in 1979.
Mr. Bhatti has been campaigning for equal rights for Christian people in Pakistan since 1985. He is president of Pakistan Christian Congress. In December 16, 2010 he speaks in Human Rights Day's conference celebrated by Voice of the Copts in Capitol Visitor Center - Washington DC.