Security and medical officials, speaking on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to talk to reporters, said the death toll stood at 28 but could rise.
"They told the men to disembark from the bus, took their identity cards and the gold they had on them, and asked them to the recite the Muslim profession of faith", said Maher Tawfik, whose niece survived. Islamic State on Saturday claimed responsibility for the attack.
The Copts follow the teaching of Apostle Mark, who introduced Christianity to Egypt, according to St. Takla Church in Alexandria, the capital of Coptic Christianity.
The Egyptian cabinet, meanwhile, said 13 victims of Friday's bloodshed remained in hospital in Cairo and Minya province, where the attack took place.
Persecution of Egypt's Christians has spiked since the toppling of Hosni Mubarak's regime in 2011, and as an ISIS affiliate wages an insurgency on Egypt's Sinai Peninsula.
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El político presidió un mitin en la explanada del parque Ignacio Zaragoza en el centro de la ciudad y fue recibido con protestas. Tras la agresión , Obrador y su comitiva abandonaron el municipio argumentando falta de seguridad.
Islamic State has since claimed responsibility for the attack on Saturday morning, according to the terror group's news agency, Aamaq, which also claimed that 32 perished in the assault on the bus.
"Egypt will never hesitate to strike terror bases anywhere", President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi said in a televised address to the nation late Friday.
In the last two years, Egyptian air force has carried out several strikes on Derna, notably in February 2015 and March 2016, which killed women and children.
Addressing US President Donald Trump, Mr Sisi said: "You have said that your priority is to confront terrorism, and I trust you are capable of doing that".
Diplomats say airstrikes alone will not purge Libya of terrorists, and are pinning their hopes on the end of a civil war between Libya's two rival governments to bring peace and allow terror groups to be cleaned out.
Palestinian Prisoners End Hunger Strike
However, the Prison Service did say that a second monthly family visit would be reinstated after it had been cut in the past. Israel also released a handwritten note from Barghouti listing his demands in an effort to show how soft the demands were.
A spokesman for the pro-Al-Qaeda Majlis Mujahedeen Derna said that Egypt forces carried out eight strikes on the city.
Following the Palm Sunday bombings, Sisi declared a nationwide three-month state of emergency.
It is the latest in a series of attacks by IS that have killed more than 100 Copts since December.
Following the pope's visit, IS vowed to escalate the attacks against Christians, urging Muslims to steer clear of Christian gatherings and Western embassies, saying they are targets for the group's followers.
Egypt's Christian minority, which makes up about 10% of the country's population, has repeatedly been targeted by armed groups.
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He showed no signs of lingering issues, though, beating several defenders off the dribble and handing out seven assists. He reached the milestone in style late in the third quarter with a three-point jump shot that hit nothing but net.
At the G7 in particular, his counterparts sought to sway him on climate change , free trade, Russian Federation and other issues. Cohn also insisted that Trump had simply been too busy on his trip to address members of the news media.
The United States regards Hapilon as one of the world's most unsafe terrorists, offering a bounty of $5 million for his capture. The Philippines is Asia's largest Roman Catholic nation, but its southern region has a large Muslim minority.
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The attack came despite Indonesian police being on high alert in the wake of the Manchester bombing a few days ago in the U.K. MIT leader Santoso, also known as Abu Wardah, and another MIT combatant, were killed in the fire-fight past year .
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The report is based on a leak to a Post reporter from last December, which the paper has only recently managed to verify. Al Baldasaro said its unfortunate that the president's performance during the trip wasn't getting more news coverage.
Plumes of smoke were seen on the horizon and helicopters fired at least eight rockets on rebel positions. But he warned that the Maute group is risky and that Mindanao is being invaded by foreign fighters.
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But I do think there ought to be a review of his security clearance, and find out whether he was truthful and he was candid. Kushner participated in thousands of calls in this time period", Kushner's attorney, Jamie Gorelick, said in response.
En entrevista en Radio Fórmula , comentó que "si alguien agredió a Andrés Manuel López Obrador , la persona será sancionada. López Obrador pidió a Cárdenas no caer en calumnias. "No hubo ninguna agresión ", afirmó el mandatario estatal.
Stoltenberg precisó, en cualquier caso, que la Alianza no tendrá dentro de esta coalición ningún papel de "combate". También pidió a la organización que se centre en frenar el terrorismo, la inmigración y "las amenazas de Rusia ".
Brigitte Kruse, an auctioneer, stated that she now can't disclose any information about the buyer or their plans of the jet. But eventually, GWS spokesperson Carl Carter confirmed that it was Elvis who is responsible for the jet's interior design.
Karn, Bumrah seal final spot for MI
The Mumbai Indians skipper at the post-match press conference said, "Gives you a lot of confidence, bowlers set the day for us". After the match , Karn Sharam looked confident of Mumbai's chances of lifting the trophy.
Ex CIA Chief: Russia 'brazenly interfered in our election'
Schiff said he is "skeptical" that the committee would agree to grant Flynn immunity in the future in exchange for information. The White House, the Central Intelligence Agency and the Federal Bureau of Investigation declined to comment. "I told Mr.
El sexto sentido de un francés de provincia — Gignac
Las Chivas suelen conseguir buenos resultados en la ida de la Final, pero la vuelta no logran cerrarla como quisieran. El segundo gol fue una combinación entre una joya de remate y un error en la salida del portero Cota , de Chivas .
Quintana retoma la maglia rosa
Detrás de Landa arribaron un minuto y 49 segundos después el portugués Rui Costa y 1.54 más tarde el francés Pierre Roland. El ciclista español se dañó en la caída provocada por una moto de la policía al pie del Blockhaus (9ª etapa).