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The Pope released a video message ahead of his visit to Egypt on Friday

During his time Egypt, Francis will not use an armoured car and will travel among crowds in a golf cart


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In an interview on Egyptian television, she said: ‘I’m not angry at the one who did this, I am telling him, may God forgive you’

Bedouin tribesmen apparently helped police track down the militants who opened fire on a checkpoint outside St Catherine’s monastery

One policeman was killed in the shooting near the Egyptian monastery

Christians attended an Easter service on Mount Nebo in Jordan

The Pope will celebrate a Liturgy of the Word in memory of the martyrs of the 20th and 21st centuries on Easter Saturday

Bishop Kyrillos William of Assiut said churches were ‘too little prepared’ for future attacks

The Minya Coptic Orthodox Diocese said that celebrations will be limited to liturgical prayers ‘without any festive manifestations’