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April 4, 2017

Parents of student tortured to death in Egypt urge Pope to take up case during papal visit

The parents of Giulio Regeni have called on Pope Francis to seek information about their son The family of an Italian graduate student tortured to death in Egypt is urging…
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February 16, 2017

Coptic Christian teacher shot dead in Egypt

Gamal Tawfiq, 50, was shot in the head by two militants on a motorbike who followed him as he walked from home to work Suspected Islamic militants gunned down a…
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January 6, 2017

Egyptian cathedral restored after December bombing

Saint Mark's Coptic Cathedral in Cairo has been rebuilt by the Egyptian army corps of engineers after a terrorist attack last month left 27 dead. The restoration was by direct…
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December 15, 2016

Terrorists responsible for St. Mark's Cathedral attack finally named

When St. Mark's Cathedral was attacked, 25 people - primarily women and children - were killed. At least 25 people were killed and another 49 were injured in the explosion.…
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December 13, 2016

Suspect in Cairo bombing was a teenager ‘radicalised after police torture’

The suspect belonged to a terrorist cell funded by exiled Muslim Brotherhood leaders The young man suspected of blowing himself up inside a Cairo chapel during Sunday Mass, killing at…
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December 13, 2016

Bombing of Coptic chapel during Mass in Cairo kills 25 people

The attack is one of the deadliest against Egypt's Christians in recent memory A bombing at a chapel adjacent to Egypt’s main Coptic Christian cathedral killed 25 people and wounded…
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