Church Bombing in Egypt

Press Statement
Mark C. Toner
Acting Department Spokesman
Washington, DC
January 1, 2011

The United States strongly condemns the bombing attack that occurred at a church in Alexandria, Egypt last night. We extend our deepest condolences to the victims and loved ones of those injured and killed from both Christian and Muslim communities. The Department of State continues to gather information regarding this heinous act.

PRN: 2010/1870