How to use Minya in a sentence
In the last five weeks, Judge Saed Youssef, in Minya, Upper Egypt, has sentenced 1,212 people to their deaths in two mass trials.The Hanging Judge of Minya, Egypt, Sentences Hundreds to Death | Bel Trew | April 28, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The court in Minya handed down those death sentences to 529 supporters of the banned Muslim Brotherhood after a single hearing.Al Jazeera Journalists Are On Trial in Egypt for Doing Their Jobs | Jesse Rosenfeld | March 24, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Another man inside the church said his family in Minya was currently hiding in their home, afraid for their lives.
Over a dozen churches in Minya alone have been attacked or torched since the violent dispersal of the Islamist sit-ins, they said.