October 31, 2013
Coptic Christian church in Cairo that held a wedding ambushed by violent gunmen
Once again Christianity is under attack in select politically distressed regions of the world. Terrorists opened fire during a Coptic Christian wedding, killing 2 children and 11 adults. The unprovoked ambush and gunfire is inexcusable. What should have been one of the happiest days of a couple’s lives was marred by violence and hatred. Islam is supposed to be a “religion of peace.” Instead fundamentalist Islamists are creating Christian martyrs by murdering innocent people going about their lives, who’ve done them no harm.
Egypt: gunmen open fire at Coptic Christian wedding in Cairo
Monday 21 October 2013 07.34 EDT – Four people, including an eight-year-old girl, killed in suspected sectarian attack on minority which makes up 10% of population. Gunmen shot dead at least four Egyptians outside a Coptic Christian church on the edge of Cairo on Sunday evening as worshippers left the building after a wedding, state media reported. Two adults and two girls aged eight and 12 were killed, and at least 12 others injured, after the gunmen sprayed bullets seemingly at random…