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Grief, rage in Egyptian church after Copts attacked by gunmen

Thousands of Christians, weeping and praying, gathered at a church in this small southern Egyptian village on Friday to mourn seven of their community who were among the more than two dozen Christians shot dead by unidentified gunmen earlier in the day.

Friday Morning Briefing

Talks between U.S. President Donald Trump and other leaders of the world's rich nations at the G7 summit on Friday were expected to be "robust" and "challenging" after he lambasted NATO allies and condemned German trade policies a day earlier.

Egypt says gun attack on Christians killed 26

An attack on Coptic Christians in southern Egypt in which 26 people were killed on Friday was carried out by unidentified gunmen in three four-wheel-drive vehicles who opened fire on the victims' bus, an interior ministry spokesman said.


McMaster says 'not concerned' after Kushner back-channel reports

TAORMINA, Italy Asked about reports that Donald Trump's son-in-law had tried to set up a secret channel of communication with Russia before the president took office, U.S. National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster said that so-called "back-channeling" was normal. | Video