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    Another Blast Hits Egypt's Alexandria

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    Another blast has taken place in Egypt's Alexandria following suicide bombing near a Coptic church on Sunday.

    According to the ONTV broadcaster, the blast occurred at Shohada street.

    Earlier in the day, a suicide bomber exploded near the entrance of Saint Mark's church in the Egyptian city.

    Also in Sunday, an explosion hit a church in Tanta and another one a police station in the same city.

    On December 11, a strong blast hit the Coptic Christian cathedral complex in Cairo, killing 25 and wounding 49 people. Daesh claimed responsibility for the attack.

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