It has been reported that at least 13 people have lost their lives and 40 more are injured after an explosion at a church in Egypt.
According to Sky News, the incident took place at St George Church, which houses a large Christian community in Tanta.
It has been confirmed that at least 13 people died in the blast and 42 others were wounded.
Reuters: at least 13 people have been killed and 42 others have been injured in an explosion inside a church in Tanta in Egypt
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The explosion coincided with Palm Sunday, yet no immediate claim of responsibility has been made.
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