The IG has claimed responsibility for the bombings in Egypt
Moscow. April 9. INTERFAX.RU — Responsibility for the bombings of the churches in the Egyptian cities of Tanta and Alexandria took the banned terrorist group “Islamic state”.
“ISIL has carried out attacks on two churches in Tanta and Alexandria,” — said in message news portals, which monitors the activities of terrorist groups.
As reported Sunday in the explosion at the Church of the city of Tanta were killed, according to various estimates, from 25 to 30 people, more than 50 were injured.
In Alexandria, a bomb exploded at the entrance to the Cathedral of St. Mark, the victims were at least 11 people.
Both explosions, according to police, was carried out by suicide bombers.