Monthly Archives: April 2017

Egypt: Bloodshed on Palm Sunday

By | 2017-05-02T17:47:14+00:00 April 10th, 2017|Press Releases|

Egypt’s Coptic Christians suffered another fatal attack on its churches during this morning’s (April 9) Palm Sunday celebrations. Many parishioners were killed and maimed in a dual-church attack during the Palm Sunday services. North of Cairo, a terrorist bomb struck the Church of Saint George in Tanta claiming the lives of more than 40 worshippers

At least 25 killed in Explosion in Coptic Tanta church

By | 2017-05-19T20:49:48+00:00 April 10th, 2017|News|

Twenty-five people were killed and at least 42 others were injured in an explosion in a Coptic Church in Tanta, Egypt on Sunday morning. Tanta is located to the north of Cairo and southeast of Alexandria. Initial investigations show the terrorist blew himself up during the church's Palm Sunday services, causing mass destruction at the