Bombings On Palm Sunday Targeting Egyptian Churches

 

At least 25 people were killed by an explosion at a Coptic Christian Church in northern Egypt.

It happened during a service to celebrate palm Sunday, state television reported.

An additional 60 others were wounded in the blast at St. George Coptic church.

Palm Sunday is the Sunday before Easter and marks the start of the holy week for Christian's.

Coptic Christians make up about ten percent of Egypt's population of 91 million.

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