Zarif condemns terror attack on Coptic Christian churches

IRNA – Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif has condemned recent terroristic attack on two Coptic Christian churches in Egypt late on Monday.

Zarif was speaking to his Egyptian counterpart Sameh Shokri on telephone on Monday.

The Iranian minister expressed sympathy with Egyptian nation and government over the recent terror attack and underlinec campaign against terrorism.

Three consecutive explosions in Alexandria and Cairo provinces, including bomb attacks on two Egyptian Coptic churches, killed 42 people and wounded more than 100 on Sunday. Three of the victims were the military.