Security forces went on high alert for Christmas and New Year celebrations.
Sirens were heard in central Cairo immediately after the incident.
The UK Guardian cites Egyptian media sources that say at least one attacker was able to flee the scene, while another was overpowered and restrained by police and bystanders. It also said there was a separate attack on a store in the same neighborhood of Helwan that killed two Copts.
Coptic Christians in Egypt have been faced several attacks by extremist organisations. Two other bombs were defused near the church. The country has been under a state of emergency since April after suicide bombings struck two Coptic Christian churches on Palm Sunday in an attack that was claimed by the local affiliate of the Islamic State group. The officials stated that a gunman fired upon people outside the church.
A Muslim mob ransacks and torches seven Christian homes in Minya after rumors spread that a Christian man had an affair with a Muslim woman.
Boakai and ex-footballer George Weah will be declared president-elect after the announcement of the results. Sirleaf's tenure as Liberia's president ended decades of conflict and civil war in the African nation.
He also said he completed a lie detector test after the election that he argued proved the allegations against him were false. Moore's lawyers wrote, he will "suffer irreparable harm" and be "denied his full right as a candidate to a fair election".
On Dec. 28, New York Daily News reported that Garner, 27, was declared brain dead by doctors without a chance of recovery. After a video of Garner's death went viral, activists gathered across the nation to protest police brutality.
Shastri added that the tours of South Africa, England and Australia in 2018 will help improve the current Kohli-led outfit. The weather conditions there are also different as compared to the sub-continent.
Employees miss an average of five workdays per year due to the flu, at a cost of about $200 per person for each lost day. During the 2016-17 flu season, the number of cases in Mohave County spiked from December 18 to December 31, 2016.
Cook's predecessor, the founder of Apple Steve Jobs had his own private jet that was gifted to him during 2000 by Apple . Adding $89.2 million in equity award , Cook brought home a whopping $ 102 million in 2017, minus compensations .
The winning numbers for Wednesday's Powerball for the grand prize of $337 million are 3, 9, 16, 56, 60 and the Powerball is 3. While the next drawing for the Mega Millions won't be until Friday, the Powerball drawing happened yesterday evening.
Numerous chemicals in marijuana , like tetrahydrocannabinol, known as THC, could pass through a mother's system to her baby. These women start folic acid, lose weight and reduce medication exposure of any kind before becoming pregnant.
Ever since the Game Cube era, Nintendo has had a hard time courting outside publishers to bring games to their platforms. Third-party developers hoping to get their hands on 64GB game cards for Nintendo Switch soon may be out of luck.
Although Quinlan admitted that the strong US economy was a contributing factor, an upgraded customer experience also helped. This was a winning holiday season for retail overall, though the story was different category by category.
Star Wars actor Alfie Curtis dies at 87
Actor Mark Hamill , who appeared as Luke Skywalker in the Star Wars films, paid tribute to his co-star online. As horrific as he was on-camera, off-camera he was amusing , king & a real gentleman.
4 teens charged with murder in Warren man's death
Marquise Byrd, 22, died of his injuries Friday, days after the December 19 incident on Interstate 75 in Toledo. Byrd, who sustained a serious head injury, was treated at the scene and transported to a local hospital.