Christian woman attacked by hundreds of Egyptian Muslims after rumors about her son

According to the reporters, homes of Christians in southern Egypt had been set fire by the hundreds of Muslims. After rumors that a Christian woman`s son had an affair with a Muslim woman, the woman was been naked, as said by the local church and witnesses.

The Christian man fled away along with his wife and children on 19th May, as said by Ishak Ibrahim at the Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights. In fearing for the lives, his parents ran to the police.

On the next day, not less than 300 Muslims men set fire to and looted their house which is located in the southern province of Minya and stripped the mother naked out on the street. Also six other houses were been looted and set to fire by them.

The attack had been condemned by the President Abdel Fattah al Sisi in a statement on Thursday. He also ordered the authorities to bring those behind it to justice.

As said by the woman who requested anonymity, “They burned the house and went in and dragged me out, threw me in front of the house and ripped my clothes. I was just as my mother gave birth to me and was screaming and crying.”

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