Gunmen Attack Bus Carrying Coptic Christians in Egypt

  • According to reports, at least 23 people were killed and dozens wounded following an attack on a bus carrying Coptic Christians in Minya province, south of Cairo, Egypt

    The group was traveling in two buses and a truck to the St. Samuel Monastery through the province when the gunmen attacked them. 

    Coptic Christians make up about 10 percent of Egypt's population of 92 million.

    Location Map of Attack in Egypt