Second explosion hits Egypt’s Saint Mark’s Church in Alexandria, targeting Pope

As rescuers scramble to deal with the aftermath of this morning’s deadly explosion at a church in Tanta, another bomb has reportedly went off in a church in Alexandria.

At least two were killed, 21 injured in explosion at the Saint Mark’s Church in Manshiya in Alexandria, state TV reported.

A suicide bomber has detonated an explosion outside Saint Mark’s Church in Alexandria’s Manshyia district, Angelious Izhaq, the secretary of Pope Tawadros told ONTV.

Izhaq confirmed that the Pope, who is in Alexandria for Palm Sunday service, was unharmed, Ahram reported.

Details later…

SOURCE: African Spotlight