Virgin Mary Church Wedding Attacked in Cairo, 1 Dead, 10 Injured

By Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
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Zachary Stieber covers U.S. and world news. He is based in Maryland.
October 20, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

Unknown gunmen attacked a wedding at the Virgin Mary Church in Cairo, Egypt on Sunday, leaving one dead and at least 10 others wounded.

A priest told the Heliopolis program that at least 11 people were shot. The attackers wore masks.

The church is in the neighborhood of Warraq.

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Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber covers U.S. and world news. He is based in Maryland.