Mar Girgis

Muslims visit Mit Damsis for Christian souvenirs

Sat, 26 Aug 2017 - 07:04 GMT

Numerous Muslims gathered in Mit Damsis in Dakahlia, by the annual memorial of the Christian Roman soldier Mar Girgis.

Palm Sunday suspects confess affiliation with IS in Raqqa

Sat, 13 May 2017 - 10:56 GMT

Suspects for the Palm Sunday attacks confessed their affiliation with the Islamic State (IS) leadership in Raqqa, Syria.

Mar Girgis church bombing death toll reaches 29

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 - 03:56 GMT

Death toll from the terrorist attack on Mar Girgis Coptic church on Palm Sunday in Tanta rose to 29, after a victim died of wounds sustained in the attack

Suspect accused of churches' bombings in Alexandria and, Tanta turns himself into police

Wed, 19 Apr 2017 - 04:56 GMT

One of the accused suspects in the bombings of St. Mark’s Church in Alexandria and Mar Girgis church in Tanta Mahmoud Mohamed Ali Hussein turned himself Wednesday to the Attorney General in Qena governorate.

Alexandria’s church bombing death toll reaches 18

Tue, 18 Apr 2017 - 03:45 GMT

Alexandria’s Saint Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral death toll rose to 18, of which eight of them are Christians.

Updated: Bombs target two churches in Egypt on Palm Sunday

Sun, 09 Apr 2017 - 02:32 GMT

At least 43 people died and over 110 were injured in two explosions that targeted churches in Tanta, north of Cairo and Alexandria city during Palm Sunday services.

UPDATED: Tanta church explosion on Palm Sunday

Sun, 09 Apr 2017 - 11:43 GMT

Deadly bomb hits church in Northern Cairo.