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  10/7/2012, Tishrei 21, 5773

Shots Fired at Home of Coptic Christian in Sinai

Gunmen opened fire at the home of a Coptic Christian in the Sinai Peninsula city of Rafah, hours after a visit by President Mohammed Morsi, who tried to pacify members of the Coptic community following recent death threats.

No injuries were reported. A defense source confirmed that the assailants used automatic weapons.