Orthodox deacons murdered in Sinai desert
December 14, 2010
Bedouin human traffickers in the Sinai desert have assaulted and murdered two Orthodox deacons being held hostage, according to Christian Solidarity Worldwide. The organization called upon Egypt to “become more proactive in bringing its treatment of refugees and asylum seekers in line with international norms, and [end] human trafficking within its borders.”
- Two Orthodox deacons murdered by people traffickers in Sinai Desert (Christian Solidarity Worldwide)
- Pope alerts world to hostages being held, mistreated in Sinai desert (CWN, 12/6)
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