Egypt, Haftar jets strike militant camps in Libya - Khaleej Times

In this Monday, Feb. 16, 2015 file photo, a man is comforted by others as he mourns over Egyptian Coptic Christians who were captured in Libya and killed by militants affiliated with Daesh (AP). In this Monday, Feb. 16, 2015 file photo, a man is ...

Burj Khalifa displays Egyptian flag - gulfnews.com

Dubai: The Burj Khalifa was lit up in the colours of the Egyptian flag on Saturday night, in solidarity with the victims of Friday's terrorist attack on a bus carrying Coptic Christians. burj lit up vertical. Image Credit: Javed Nawab / Gulf News. The ...

ISIS claims attack on Coptic Christians - indiablooms

Cairo, May 27 (IBNS): Militant group the Islamic State (ISIS) has claimed the attack which killed at least 29 Coptic Christians in Egypt on the eve of Ramadan, reports said. The incident also injured 25 others. SITE Intel Group said that ISIS has ...

Libya in focus after Egypt, UK attacks - The Jerusalem Post

Libya is now in focus for providing a haven for jihadists and exporting extremist volunteers and terrorist networks. Relatives of victims of an attack that killed at least 28 Coptic Christians on Friday react at the funeral in Minya, Egypt May 26, 2017 ...

Egypt govt to compensate victims of Minya attack on Coptic Christians - Ahram Online

Relatives of Coptic Christian Ayied Ward, who was a victim of an attack on a bus, carry his coffin following his funeral service at Abu Garnous Cathedral in Minya, Egypt, Friday, May 26, 2017. (Photo: AP) ...

Attackers of Egyptian Christians trained in Libya - Deutsche Welle

Egyptian official say militants who attacked a bus full of Coptic Christians in Egypt on Friday were trained in Libya. The Egyptian air force reportedly bombed the alleged camps, destroying them. Ägypten Luftangriffe auf libysche Islamisten (imago/Xinhua).

Egypt says Christian massacre attackers trained in Libya - Arab News

Mourners gather at the Sacred Family Church for the funeral of Coptic Christians who were killed on Friday in Minya, Egypt. (Reuters). CAIRO: Egypt said Saturday attackers who massacred Christians near a monastery had trained in militant camps in Libya ...

UN Security Council condemns Egypt bus attack - News24

Cairo - The United Nations Security Council is condemning "in the strongest terms" the attack in Egypt on a bus carrying Coptic Christians that left at least 28 people dead and dozens injured. In a statement released on Friday, the Council expressed ...

Isis gunmen kill 29 Egyptian Coptic Christian pilgrims who refused to convert - The Times (subscription)

Masked gunmen killed at least 29 people, including several children, as they were on a pilgrimage on Friday. Egypt retaliated with airstrikes on a camp near Derna in eastern Libya where it believes the assailants were trained by a group affiliated to ...

Tel Aviv city hall to display Egyptian flag following Cairo attack - The Jerusalem Post

The Municipality Hall building will be illuminated with the Egyptian flag to commemorate the victims of Friday's deadly attack in Cairo. Tel Aviv municipality building.. (photo credit:Wikimedia Commons). The Tel Aviv Municipality Hall building will be ...

Islamic State claims deadly shooting in Egypt: statement - AOL

CAIRO (Reuters) - Islamic State said on Saturday that its fighters had carried out a shooting that killed dozens of Egyptian Christians on Friday, according to a statement from the group. "A security unit from the soldiers of the caliphate set up a ...

Egypt's jets strike suspected 'terrorist camps' in Libya after bus attack - Newsline

May 27 (UPI) — Egypt's air force launched strikes on suspected “terrorist camps” in Libya after a bus attack on Christians earlier Friday, the government announced. “The attack resulted in the complete destruction of the targets which included ...

Manchester and Egypt attacks steel our resolve to crush terrorists and drive them out of this earth, says Trump - The Independent

Donald Trump has said that terror attacks such as those seen in Manchester and Egypt "steel our resolve" to "crush the terrorists and drive them out of this Earth". With trouble facing him back home, Mr Trump ended his nine-day overseas journey ...

ISIS claims responsibility for Egypt Christian shooting - Daily Mail

The Islamic State group on Saturday claimed responsibility for shooting dead 29 Christians on a bus in central Egypt. The attack prompted retaliatory air strikes on jihadists in neighbouring Libya, where ISIS is believe to have trained its fighters ...

Egypt convoy attack jihadists 'trained in Libya' - Sky News

Airstrikes are carried out on militant-held areas in eastern Libya after a series of attacks on Coptic Christians in Egypt. 17:06, UK, Saturday 27 May 2017. Mourners carry crosses after the funeral of the Coptic Christians killed in Minya, Egypt. Image ...

Death toll in Egypt attack on Christians rises to 29 - Crux: Covering all things Catholic

A man covers the blood stains of victims on the road leads to St. Samuel, the Confessor monastery in Maghagha, about 220 kilometers (140 miles) south of Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, May 27, 2017. (Credit: AP Photo/Amr Nabil.) ...

ISIS claims responsibility for deadly attack on Coptic Christians in Egypt - Toronto Sun

MINYA, Egypt — The Islamic State group on Saturday 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. Egypt responded to Friday's attack ...

Egypt FM says those behind Copt attack trained in Libya - The New Indian Express

CAIRO: Egypt's Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry told his US counterpart Rex Tillerson that jihadists who attacked a Christian convoy had trained in Libyan militant camps, a statement said Saturday. Egypt carried out a number of air strikes on Islamist ...

ISIS claims deadly attack on Egypt Christians - Rappler

ISIS CLAIMS ATTACK. An image grab taken from Egypt's state-run Nile News TV channel on May 26, 2017 shows the remains of a bus that was attacked while carrying Egyptian Christians in Minya province, some 260 kms south of the capital Cairo, killing ...

Cold-blooded desert massacre leaves Egypt's Copts in shock - Daily Mail

The masked gunmen first ordered the Christians travelling to the Egyptian desert monastery to get down from the buses they were in -- and then to recant their faith. The mix of faithful visiting the sanctuary along with monastery workers refused. And ...