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Egyptian Christians fleeing the Sinai after sectarian killings

The latest exodus was triggered by a series of killings that culminated in the murder of a Christian plumber in front of his family on Thursday.

Nariman El-Mofty/AP

Egyptian Christians fearing attacks by Islamic State group militants fled the volatile northern part of the Sinai Peninsula for a fourth day on Sunday, after a string of sectarian killings there sent hundreds packing and raised accusations the government is failing to protect the minority.

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