Egypt: Hundreds Interrogated in Bishop’s Death Investigation
More than 400 people were interrogated by the Egyptian judicial authorities of the Wadi Natrun region, as part of the investigation into the murder of Coptic Orthodox Bishop Epiphanius, Abbot of Saint Macarius monastery, who was killed on Sunday, July 29, 2018. This according to an August 6, 2018 report by Fides News Agency.
In addition to the monks, police detectives will also interrogate workers, farmers and people who habitually frequented the monastery. But so far, specify the official sources of the Coptic Orthodox Church, consulted by Fides, no person at the moment is believed to be responsible for the heinous