Naga Hammadi copts murderer sentenced to death

Ekram Ibrahim , Sunday 16 Jan 2011

Judge sentences one of the three responsible for the targeted killing in Naga Hammadi of Copts leaving church after Christmas mass in January 2010

The Emergency State Security Court in Qena has sentenced Mohamed El-Kamouny to death for the murder of seven people - six Copts and a Muslim guard. The January 2010 attack in the southern town of Naga Hammadi took place outside a church as worshippers left after Coptic Christmas Mass.

The judge postponed sentencing the other two defendants till February 20.



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