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Priest: God protected hundreds of worshipers from deadly bombing in Aswan

Nader Shoukry

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Tuesday ,27 January 2015

Priest: God protected hundreds of worshipers from deadly bombing in Aswan

Father Polous Monir, priest of St. George Church in Kom Ombo, Aswan Governorate, said that God has protected hundreds of Coptic worshipers, after a bomb was planted next to the church and was to cause massive destruction, injuries and deaths among the Copts.Father Polous Monir, priest of St. George Church in Kom Ombo, Aswan Governorate, said that God has protected hundreds of Coptic worshipers, after a bomb was planted next to the church and was to cause massive destruction, injuries and deaths among the Copts.

A man was seen throwing a bag next to the church and fled. Thus, police were reported and a bomb squad team has arrived and could deactivate the bomb.