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Gunmen fired on a bus carrying Coptic Christians in Minya, where many Christians live in Egypt. Here, a photo from 2015 shows Coptic Christians walking outside St. Markos Church in Minya. Roger Anis/AP hide caption toggle caption Roger Anis/AP Gunmen fired on a bus carrying Coptic Christians in Minya, where many Christians live in Egypt. [...]

The attack occurred in Minya, a province some 160 miles south of Cairo where many of Egypt’s Christians live. Article source: http://www.npr.org/2017/05/26/530178903/in-egypt-gunmen-open-fire-on-coptic-christians?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=world

Young Indian children sit with bowls of porridge (nombu kanji) as they prepare to break the fast with the Iftar meal during the Islamic month of Ramadan at The Wallajah Big Mosque in Chennai last July. Arun Sankar/AFP/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Arun Sankar/AFP/Getty Images Young Indian children sit with bowls of porridge (nombu [...]

Iraqis inspect the damage in Mosul’s al-Jadida area on March 26, one week after a U.S. air strike in the same area killed more than 100 civilians. Ahmad al-Rubaye/AFP/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Ahmad al-Rubaye/AFP/Getty Images Iraqis inspect the damage in Mosul’s al-Jadida area on March 26, one week after a U.S. air strike [...]

President Trump is welcomed by the prefect of the papal household Georg Gaenswein as he arrives at the Vatican for a private audience with Pope Francis on Wednesday. Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images President Trump is welcomed by the prefect of the papal household Georg Gaenswein as he arrives at [...]

Police seal off Lindy Road in Manchester, England, as the investigation into Monday night’s attack continues on Thursday. Greater Manchester Police are treating the explosion at an Ariana Grande concert as a terrorist attack and have confirmed at least 22 fatalities. Christopher Furlong/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Christopher Furlong/Getty Images Police seal off Lindy [...]

A defaced Islamic State flag is emblazoned on a wall in Tikrit, Iraq, in 2015. ISIS will generally claim responsibility for an attack within one day, though it can sometimes take longer. Mohammed Sawaf/AFP/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Mohammed Sawaf/AFP/Getty Images A defaced Islamic State flag is emblazoned on a wall in Tikrit, Iraq, [...]

Steve Inskeep talks to Kim Darroch, the British ambassador to the U.S., about the aftermath of the suicide bombing at the Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, Monday night. Article source: http://www.npr.org/2017/05/24/529811053/concert-bombing-was-an-appalling-tragedy-british-ambassador-says?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=world

President Trump and first lady Melania Trump met with Pope Francis on Wednesday at the Apostolic Palace in Vatican City. Vatican Pool/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Vatican Pool/Getty Images President Trump and first lady Melania Trump met with Pope Francis on Wednesday at the Apostolic Palace in Vatican City. Vatican Pool/Getty Images President Trump [...]

Two German soldiers with far-right views, accused of plotting the assassination of public figures, sparked a probe of that country’s military to see whether it’s been infiltrated by the far right. Article source: http://www.npr.org/2017/05/23/529634908/germany-tries-to-root-out-neo-nazis-inside-the-ranks-of-its-military?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=world