Religious Strife

Saudi official says 2 extremists killed inside their car

Jun 2, 2017

Saudi Interior Ministry spokesman says security forces fired at a car killing 2 insurgents inside it and set it on fire.

The Latest: Trains, buses to halt in honor of men killed

May 31, 2017

Transit officials plan to halt all buses and trains Friday in a moment of silence honoring the men killed and others affected by the attack on a northeast Portland train

Egypt removes local security chief after Christians attacked

May 30, 2017

Egypt removes security chief in province south of Cairo where IS militants killed 29 Christians in attack last week

Survivors of Egypt Christian bus attack recount their horror

May 28, 2017

Video interviews with survivors of a deadly attack by Islamic militants on a bus taking Egyptian Christians to a remote desert monastery are painting a picture of untold horror, with children hiding under their seats to escape gunfire.

Egypt's answer to latest attack reflects despair, resolve

May 28, 2017

Egypt's response to the latest deadly attack against its sizable Christian minority _ a wave of airstrikes against Islamic militant installations in eastern Libya _ may be a sign of both despair and resolve

Pope says Egyptian Copts killed by IS were 'martyrs'

May 28, 2017

For the second day in a row, Pope Francis has expressed his solidarity with Egypt's Coptic Christians following an attack on a bus carrying Coptic pilgrims to a remote desert monastery

After UK, Egypt attacks, Libya seen as militants' haven

May 27, 2017

The Libya connection in the Manchester concert bombing and to Friday's attack on Christians in Egypt has highlighted how militant Islamic groups have taken advantage of Libya's lawlessness to put down roots, recruit fighters and export jihad

Islamic State claims responsibility for Egypt attack

May 27, 2017

The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for the attack on a bus carrying Christians on their way to a remote desert monastery south of the Egyptian capital, Cairo, which killed 29

The Latest: Scandinavian leaders condemn Egypt Copts attack

May 27, 2017

Scandinavian leaders have joined the chorus of world leaders condemning the attack on Coptic Christians traveling to a remote desert monastery south of Cairo that killed 29

Pope: More Christian martyrs today than in ancient times

May 27, 2017

Pope says more Christian martyrs today than in ancient times, prays for latest Egypt victims

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