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Apr 10, 2017
45 killed in attack on Egypt's Coptic Christians: All you need to know about the communityAt least 45 people were killed and nearly 120 others injured in powerful blasts triggered by the Islamic State in two churches packed with worshippers celebrating Palm Sunday in Egypt's Tanta and Alexandria cities, the deadliest attacks on the minority Coptic Christians in recent years.
Dec 14, 2016
Cairo bombing: Islamic State claims responsibility of attack on Egyptian churchThe Islamic State group claimed responsibility on Tuesday for a bomb attack on a Cairo church that killed 25 people, the first claim for one of the worst attacks on the Coptic Christian community in recent memory.
Dec 12, 2016
Cairo bombing: Death toll rises to 24 after attack on Egypt's main Coptic churchGrief-stricken mourners gathered in Cairo on Monday for the funeral of 24 people killed when a blast tore through a Coptic church, in the deadliest attack on Egypt's Christian minority.
Aug 18, 2013
Cornered Egypt Islamists start attacking Christian minoritiesMany Morsi supporters say Christians played a disproportionately large role in the days of mass rallies, with millions demanding that he step down ahead of the coup.