Egyptian Copts Flee ISIS Terrorists

JERUSALEM, Israel – An estimated 30 Coptic Christian families fleeing Islamic terrorists in the Sinai Peninsula arrived in the governorate of Ismailia over the weekend.

ISIS-affiliated terrorists in a group calling itself Sinai Province stepped up attacks against Egypt’s Coptic Christian community in the town of el-Arish in northern Sinai.

On Friday, 90 Christian families left the city and headed toward the Ismailia governorate.

Christian persecution must end

Photo Credit: Published Wednesday, March 23, 2016 / The Atmore advance By Rep. Bradley Byrne We are in the midst of Holy Week, a time filled with both highs […]