Attack On Coptic Christians Kills At Least 23 In Egypt

Earlier on Friday unidentified gunmen rained with bullets a bus that was carrying pilgrims near the St. Samuel Monastery . Twenty-five others have been injured, and children are among the victims. It was the latest attack on Copts after Islamic State (IS) group militants bombed three churches in December and April, killing dozens of Christians.

Netanyahu: hope Trump visit will be 'milestone' for peace

After causing a storm on social media on Monday, Melania was pictured once again brushing the USA president's hand. It seemed like Trump and Melania pecked each other on the cheek, however attentive viewers noticed that it wasn't really a kiss.

Mt Everest's famous 'Hillary Step' is still there

Mt Everest's famous 'Hillary Step' is still there

The rescuers were in the area to recover the body of a Slovak mountaineer who had died over the weekend. "There is a lot of snow and the rock is buried under the snow". How old is too old to climb Everest? In 2015, Roland Yearwood , a doctor from Alabama, was climbing Everest for the first time when an natural disaster triggered an avalanche.

Korean DMZ Tensions Cause South Korean Soldiers To Open Fire On Balloon

Korean DMZ Tensions Cause South Korean Soldiers To Open Fire On Balloon

David Wright, an expert on North Korea's missiles and nuclear program with the Union of Concerned Scientists, said the latest missile could have flown farther but was sacked on a "lofted" trajectory, which sends the missile high up so that it will land in the open seas rather than flying over or splashing down near neighboring countries.

US Urging Israel to Transfer More of West Bank to PA Rule

While both Netanyahu and Abbas have made positive noises about their readiness to negotiate, both also face domestic constraints on their freedom to maneuver and strike a deal. The Islamic State group claimed responsibility Tuesday for the attack, although authorities said they had yet to uncover any connections between suspected suicide bomber Salman Abedi, 22, and any wider terrorist organization.

Trump succeeding where Obama failed on Middle East

President Abbas assures me he is ready to work toward that goal in good faith, and Prime Minister Netanyahu has promised the same. He reiterated the Palestinians' demands, including establishing a capital in East Jerusalem , territory Israel claims as well, insisting that "our problem is not with the Jewish religion, it's with the occupation and settlements, and with Israel not recognizing the state of Palestine ".