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The Church celebrates the 18th anniversary of Al-Kosheh martyrs

Amany Moussa

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Monday ,08 January 2018

The Church celebrates the 18th anniversary of Al-Kosheh martyrs

Coptic Orthodox Church in Al-Kosheh celebrated today the 18th anniversary of its martyrs whom were killed on January 2, 2001.

The Holy Mass was attended by a number of bishops, clergy and families of the martyrs.
 
Twenty-one Coptic Christians were the victims of a massacre in Al-Kosheh village in Upper Egypt, located 450 kilometres south of Cairo.