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Terrorists Attack Coptic Church in Cairo, at Least Eight Killed

Terrorists Attack Coptic Church in Cairo, at Least Eight Killed

The spokesman for the Coptic Orthodox Church said in a statement that at least six people were killed in the attack including five Copts and a policeman.

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi ordered tighter security measures on Friday for vital facilities across the country, Anadolu has reported.

The ministry said security forces had "immediately dealt with the (attacker) and arrested him after he was wounded".

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Since then the former England manager has overseen a recovery, with Palace having taken 18 points from their last 13 games. The Citizens have kept a clean sheet in seven of their last nine Premier League games against Crystal Palace .

Earlier reports by security sources and state media said at least two attackers were involved in Friday's attack, and that one was shot dead and another fled the scene.

At least three people have been killed in an attack on a Coptic Christian church in Egypt this morning.

A video circulating on social media after Friday's attack apparently showed the gunman lying on the ground with his face covered in blood.

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Brandi Mells , 22; ans Stana Myers, 36, were found dead on Tues., Dec. 26, 2017 in their basement apartment in Troy , New York. According to the Albany Times-Union , police were called to the home at 158 2nd Avenue about 12:50 p.m. on Tuesday.

The claim was carried by the group's Aamaq news agency.

The attack came amid tightened security around churches and Christian facilities ahead of the Coptic Orthodox Christian celebrations of Christmas on January 7.

Cairo's state prosecutor said that an investigation had been launched into the incident. Authorities closed off the area around the church. It was the latest attack targeting Egypt's embattled Christian minority.

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The jihadists are believed to have also carried out a massacre of Muslim worshippers in Sinai last month, killing more than 300 in an attack on a mosque associated with the mystical Sufi strand of Islam which IS views as heretical. Another three soldiers were killed in an attack in Beni Suef.


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