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Masked gunmen kill 28 in attack on Christians in Egypt

Guards near the site of the attack on a convoy of vehicles occupied by Coptic Christians, who were going to a monastery. So far, no group has claimed responsibility for the attack.


GUNMEN attacked a group of Coptic Christians travelling to a monastery in southern Egypt on Friday, killing 28 and wounding 25 others, including many children, Health Ministry officials said.

Eyewitnesses said masked men opened fire after stopping the Christians, who were...

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