Egyptian military court sentences 17 to death over church bombings

FILE PHOTO: A nun cries at the scene of the bombing inside Cairo's Coptic cathedral, December 11, 2016. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh/File Photo

CAIRO (Reuters) – An Egyptian military court sentenced 17 people to death on Thursday for their involvement in bombing attacks on three churches and a police checkpoint in 2016 and 2017 that killed more than 80 people, the state news agency MENA reported. Nineteen others were handed life prison terms for the attacks, which hit […]

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