Martyrs’ Shrine Honors 21 Victims of ISIS on Fifth Anniversary of Death

The shrine to the 21 Christian men beheaded by ISIS on a Libyan beach in February 2015, will hold an exhibition on February 15, honoring the men and marking the fifth anniversary of their death. Twenty of the men were Coptic Orthodox Christians from Egypt. The 21st victim was a Christian from Ghana. They have been declared martyrs by the Coptic Orthodox Church.


The exhibition documents the men’s story, from the time of their abduction to the return of their bodies...