Explosion at Coptic Church in Egypt, 09.04.2017 G.
In Cairo the unknown late in the evening of 1 may, attacked the police in a shootout three security officials were killed and five wounded.
About it reports Reuters, citing the Ministry of internal Affairs of Egypt.
It is noted that typically, attacks occur in the Northern part of Sinai, where the country’s military fight the Islamists. In Cairo, such cases are extremely rare.
The attack occurred on a police station that was located on the highway.
No group has yet claimed responsibility for the attack.
It happened two weeks after ISIS suicide bombers attacked a Christian Church, killing 45 people.
We will remind, in Egypt the attack on the monastery of Saint Catherine, one man was killed, four wounded.
Earlier, at least 40 people were killed in two blasts in the churches of Coptic Christians in Egypt on palm Sunday, 9th April 2017 .
According to the report, the first explosion took place in the Coptic Church of St. George in the city of Tanta in the Nile Delta, 94 km North of Cairo. The explosion occurred inside the Church near the altar, killed 27 people.
Some time later the second explosion took place. The device worked in the Church. Mark in Alexandria. They killed 13 members.
It is reported that the bomber blew himself up after police prevented him to enter the Church.
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