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This image released by the Minya governorate media office shows blood after gunmen stormed a bus in Minya, Egypt, Friday, May 26, 2017. Egyptian officials say dozens of people were killed and wounded in an attack by masked militants on a bus carrying Coptic Christians, including children, south of Cairo.  (Minya Governorate Media office via AP)
At least 28 killed in ambush attack on Christians in EgyptEgyptian officials say they have launched air strikes against militant training bases in Libya in retaliation for an ambush on a bus carrying Coptic Christians to a monastery south of Cairo
The Associated Press28 minutes ago
Health Ministry: 28 killed in Libya militia fightingThe spokesman of the Libyan health ministry says a total of 28 people were killed and over 130 wounded in intense militias' fighting in the capital, Tripoli
The Associated Press54 minutes ago
The Latest: Egypt strikes bases in Libya after Copts attackEgypt's president says his country has struck bases in which militants who waged a deadly attack against Christians have been trained, but gave no details
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Manhal Samir and Abdulrahman Mohammed, two neighbors, look at the ruins of a house in western Mosul on Friday, May 26, 2017, destroyed in a March 17 coalition airstrike that killed more than 100 people. A coalition investigation released on Thursday asserted that the strike had targeted two Islamic State snipers and the destruction had been caused by a large amount of explosives IS militants had placed in the building, a claim disputed by survivors and neighbors. (AP Photo/Balint Szlanko)
Iraqis demand 'justice' after US probe into Mosul strikeIraqis demand "justice" after the Pentagon released findings that a US strike in Mosul killed over 100 civilians
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Officials say Egyptian fighter jets have struck militant bases in eastern Libya in response to attack on ChristiansOfficials say Egyptian fighter jets have struck militant bases in eastern Libya in response to attack on Christians
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After attack on Christians, Egypt's el-Sissi appeals directly to President Trump to take the lead in fighting terrorAfter attack on Christians, Egypt's el-Sissi appeals directly to President Trump to take the lead in fighting terror
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Egypt's president says Cairo will hit bases training militants who wage attacks in "his country, wherever they are"Egypt's president says Cairo will hit bases training militants who wage attacks in "his country, wherever they are"
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Egypt's president says bases where militants who attacked Christian bus have been targeted, but gives no detailsEgypt's president says bases where militants who attacked Christian bus have been targeted, but gives no details
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Israel's Ramadan goodwill comes amid tension over Gaza powerIsrael has announced a series of goodwill gestures for Palestinians ahead of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan a day after it warned Gaza's already meager electricity supply could be further reduced following a spat between President Abbas and Hamas
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Map locates Maydeen, Syria; 1c x 2 1/2 inches; 46.5 mm x 63 mm;
Civilians bear brunt as fresh Syria strikes kill 35, says UNSyrian state media, monitoring group: Airstrikes by US-led coalition have killed 35 civilians in country's east.
The Associated Press3 hours ago
This image released by the Minya governorate media office shows blood after gunmen stormed a bus in Minya, Egypt, Friday, May 26, 2017. Egyptian officials say dozens of people were killed and wounded in an attack by masked militants on a bus carrying Coptic Christians, including children, south of Cairo.  (Minya Governorate Media office via AP)
A look at extremist attacks on Egypt's Coptic ChristiansA look at major extremist attacks against Egypt's Coptic Christians in recent years
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Tunisian security forces cordon off the area leading to the Tunis hall of justice, Friday May, 26, 2017. A court held on its first public hearing in the trial of 26 people in connection with an attack on a beach resort in Sousse that killed dozens of foreign tourists in 2015. (AP Photo/Hassene Dridi)
Tunisian trial opens over beach attack on British touristsSix security officers in Tunisia and 20 other people are on trial over a 2015 Islamic extremist attack on a beach resort that killed 38 people, mostly British tourists
The Associated Press4 hours ago
The Latest: US says 3 IS fighters killed in last 2 monthsUS military says 3 IS fighters killed in attacks this month and last
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US service member dies in northern SyriaThe U.S.-led coalition fighting the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq says a U.S. service member has died in northern Syria
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Iranians stage protest rally against Bahrain crackdownIranian worshippers rally to denounce Bahrain raid on prominent Shiite cleric's hometown that killed 5 of his supporters
The Associated Press8 hours ago
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