Egyptians riot after 7 killed in church attack

Egyptian Coptic Orthodox members perform prayers at the Coptic Cathedral in Cairo, Egypt, early Thursday, Jan. 7, 2010. Gunmen attacked in a drive-by shooting outside a church in southern Egypt in the town of Nag Hamadi in Qena province, as worshippers left a midnight Mass to celebrate Coptic Christmas. (AP Photo/Ahmed Gomaa)

January 7, 2010 4:07:52 AM PST
Witnesses and security officials say relatives of seven people killed in an attack on churchgoers leaving a midnight Mass for Coptic Christmas smashed ambulances in riots outside a southern Egyptian hospital to demand the bodies be turned over for burial.

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