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Dem Rep Sheila Jackson Lee: 'Embarrassing' Trump Cannot 'Behave Like a Commander-in-Chief'.

Friday on CNN's “The Situation Room,” Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee  discussed President Donald Trump tweeting in response to the terror attack on a mosque in Egypt that killed at least 235 people. Will be calling the President of Egypt in a short while to discuss the tragic terrorist attack, with so much loss of ...

- Breitbart - US

Donald Trump: Egyptian Terror Attack Proves We Need Border Wall.

With so much loss of life. We have to get TOUGHER AND SMARTER than ever before, and we will,' Trump wrote on Twitter. Need the WALL, need the BAN! God bless the people of Egypt.'

- Breitbart - US

New study concludes Europe's Mediterranean border remains 'world's deadliest'.

Source: International Organization for Migration Country: Afghanistan, Chad, Egypt, Greece, Iraq, Italy, Libya, Morocco, Niger, Spain, Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey, World Relying on analysis of IOM, the report states that at least 33,761 migrants were reported to have died or gone missing in the Mediterranean between ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

Egypt attack: President Sisi pledges forceful response.

A devastating gun and bomb attack on a mosque in the Sinai peninsula killed 235 people.

- BBC - UK

AP Top Stories 24 P.

Here are the top stories for Friday, Nov. 24th: At least 235 dead in Egypt mosque attack; Court doubles sentence for Oscar Pistorius; Shoppers descend on stores for Black Friday; Italian workers strike for better Amazon wages.         

- USA TODAY - US

Egypt attack: President Sisi pledges forceful response.

More than 200 people were killed in a gun and bomb attack on a mosque in the Sinai peninsula.

- BBC - UK

Aoun leads condemnation of Egypt attack.

President Michel Aoun Friday led Lebanese officials in condemnation of an attack on a mosque in Egypt that left over 230 dead.

- The Daily Star - LB

More than 230 massacred at Sinai mosque.

Militants killed more than 230 people at a mosque in North Sinai Friday, detonating a bomb and gunning down worshippers in the deadliest such attack of Egypt's modern history, state media and witnesses said.

- The Daily Star - LB

Egypt declares three days of mourning after terror attack.

, November 25 : Egypt has declared three days of national mourning in the wake of the terrorist attack that took place on Friday, claiming over 200 lives and wounded scores of worshippers.An explosion took place at a packed mosque in the Bir al-Abd region of north Sinai in Egypt when worshippers were carrying out their ...

- Sify - IN

Attack on mosque in Egypt kills at least 235.

Attackers killed at least 235 worshippers Friday in a bomb and gun assault on a packed mosque in Egypt's restive North Sinai province, in the country's deadliest attack in recent memory.

- Times Of India - IN

Egypt army launches offensive against militants after deadly mosque attack.

The Egyptian air force today gunned down several militants and destroyed their vehicles, hours after over 230 worshippers were killed in a terrorist attack at a mosque in the country's restive North Sinai region.

- Zee News - IN

Gaza's Egypt border to stay shut after Sinai massacre

GAZA CITY, Nov 25 — The Gaza Strip's border crossing with Egypt that was due to reopen today will remain closed until further notice following the bloody attack in neighbouring Sinai, an official told AFP. Yesterday's bomb and gun assault...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Attack on mosque in Egypt's Sinai kills at least 235

Attackers killed at least 235 worshippers Friday in a bomb and gun assault on a packed mosque in Egypt's restive North Sinai province, in the country's deadliest attack in recent memory.

- Times Of India - IN

Egyptian president vows mosque attack 'will not go unpunished' after at least 235 killed

In the deadliest-ever attack by Islamic extremists in Egypt, militants assaulted a crowded mosque Friday during prayers, blasting helpless worshippers with gunfire and rocket-propelled grenades and blocking their escape routes. At least 235 people were killed before the assailants got away. The...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

CNN's Jim Sciutto gets GOP congressman to agree that Trump 'gloms on' to terrorist attacks to further his agenda

On Friday evening, CNN's Jim Sciutto found common ground with a Republican congressman when he asserted that President Donald Trump has a propensity for capitalizing on terrorist attacks to further his agenda. Today, Trump did exactly that after he used the attack on a Sufi mosque in Sinai, Eg...

- The Raw Story - US

Attack on mosque in Egypt's Sinai kills at least 235

Cairo, Egypt, Nov 24 - Attackers killed at least 235 worshippers Friday in a bomb and gun assault on a packed mosque in Egypt's restive North Sinai province, in the country's deadliest attack in recent memory. A bomb explosion ripped through the Rawda mosque, roughly 40 kilometres west of the North Sinai capital

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

Trump denounces attack in Egypt, calls again for travel ban

President Donald Trump on Friday denounced the deadly mosque attack in Egypt and reached out to its president, asserting the world must crush terrorists by military means — and the U.S. needs the travel ban that's tied up in courts.

- FOX News - US

Serbian officials offer condolences over Egypt massacre

Serbian Prime Minister Ana Brnabic on Friday sent a telegram of condolences to her Egyptian counterpart Sharif Ismail, the government announced. Brnabic reacted in this way after an attack on a mosque in the northern Sinai region, which killed at least 235 people.

- B92 - SK

UAE strongly condemns terror attack on mosque in Egypt

UAE has condemned the deadly terror attack on the Egypt mosque in the strongest possible terms

- GulfNews - AE

235 confirmed dead in horror attack on Egyptian mosque

Militants attacked a crowded mosque with explosives and gunfire during Friday prayers in the Sinai Peninsula, killing more than 230 people in the deadliest attack by Islamic extremists in Egypt.

- BreakingNews.ie - IE

Sisi vows to respond with 'brute force' to mosque attack

Over 200 killed in Sinai, 'pain will not be in vain'

- ANSA - IT

Sinai attack on 'Sufi community' mosque

Many followers in the area, bomb and gunmen

- ANSA - IT

Egypt can count on Italy agst extremism, says Mattarella

Italian premier Gentiloni voices horror over mosque attack

- ANSA - IT

Militants kill at least 235 in Egypt mosque attack

Militants killed more than 235 people at a mosque in North Sinai today, detonating a bomb and gunning down worshippers in the deadliest such attack in Egypt's modern history, state media and witnesses said.

- RTE - IE

Trump to call Egypt's president after mosque attack: Tweet

USPresident Donald Trump said he would call Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to discuss Friday's terrorist attack at a mosque in North Sinai that left more than 230 people dead

- The Daily Star - LB

Militants kill more than 230 in attack on mosque in Egypt

 Militants armed with guns and explosives have stormed a crowded mosque in Egypt's restive northern Sinai, killing at least 235 people and wounding 109 others in the deadliest attack in the country in recent memory.

- Stuff - NZ

Trump denounces attack in Egypt, calls again for travel ban

US President Donald Trump has denounced the deadly mosque attack in Egypt and reached out to its president, asserting the world must crush terrorists by military means - and the US needs the travel ban that's tied up in courts.

- Stuff - NZ

Trump condemns' mosque attack in Egypt

"The world cannot tolerate terrorism, we must defeat them militarily and discredit the extremist ideology that forms the basis of their existence!" he wrote on Twitter. A bomb explosion tore through the Rawda mosque in Egypt's restive North Sinai province, and then armed attackers raked fleeing worshipers with gunfire.

- Times Of India - IN

Reuters Video: Hundreds killed in Egypt's worst-recorded militant attack

At least 235 have been killed in the deadliest insurgent attack to strike Egypt of modern times, where attackers bombed a Sinai mosque and gunned down fleeing worshipers and ambulance services. Matthew Larotonda reports. — Reuters

- The Malay Mail - MY

The world's most deadly terror attacks since 9/11

Friday's attack on a mosque in Egypt's Sinai, which killed at least 235 people, is among the deadliest since the September 11, 2001 attacks on the United States.

- SBS.com.au - AU

Australian PM condemns deadly Egypt attack

Malcolm Turnbull and Bill Shorten have condemned a terror attack on a mosque in Egypt in which more than 230 people were killed.

- SBS.com.au - AU

Militants kill more than 230 at Sinai mosque in Egypt's deadliest attack | Reuters

CAIRO - Militants killed more than 230 people at a mosque in North Sinai on Friday, detonating a bomb and gunning down worshippers in the deadliest such attack in Egypt’s modern history, state media and witnesses said. No group immediately claimed responsibility, but since 2013 Egyptian security forces have battled an ...

- Firstpost - IN

India condemns Egypt terror attack

New Delhi, Nov 25 India on Friday strongly condemned the terror attack at a mosque in Egypt that claimed at least 270 lives. "Government of India strongly condemns the heinous act of terrorism that has claimed innocent lives in Bir-al-Abed, North Sinai in Egypt today," External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Death toll rises to 235 in Egypt mosque attack

, November 24 : The death toll rose to 235 after terrorists stormed a packed mosque in the Bir al-Abd region of north Sinai, said the local media reports on Friday.At least 130 were wounded, the Gulf News reported.Al Azhar, Sunni Islam's leading centre of learning, has condemned the attack on the mosque."Shedding blood, ...

- Sify - IN

US describes Egypt mosque attack as an 'act of evil'

, November 25 : The United States has condemned the Egypt mosque attack that claimed over 200 lives and wounded scores of worshippers and has described it an 'act of evil.'"This terror attack on those at prayer is an unconscionable act of evil. We will continue to stand with Egypt and the Egyptian people as they face the ...

- Sify - IN

India dubs Egypt Mosque attack as 'heinous act of terror'

, November 25 : India has strongly condemned the Egypt Mosque attack that claimed over 200 lives and wounded scores of worshippers and dubbed it as the 'heinous act of terrorism.'"Government of Indian strongly condemns the heinous act of terrorism that has claimed innocent lives in Bir-al-Abed, North Sinai in Egypt today. ...

- Sify - IN

Egyptian jets have 'destroyed vehicles used in attack' on mosque-army

CAIRO -- Egyptian air force jets have destroyed vehicles used in the Sinai mosque attack and "terrorist" locations where weapons and ammunition were stocked, the army spokesman said Friday. The post Egyptian jets have 'destroyed vehicles used in attack' on mosque-army appeared first on Inquirer News.

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

UN condemns deadly mosque attack in Egypt

EL-ARISH, Egypt — The U.N. Security Council and Secretary-General Antonio Guterres have condemned the deadly attack on a mosque in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula in "the strongest terms" and called for the perpetrators to be brought to justice. The post UN condemns deadly mosque attack in Egypt appeared first on Inquirer News.

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

Egypt: Militants Kill At Least 235 In Attack On Sinai Mosque

EL-ARISH, Egypt — Militants attacked a crowded mosque during Friday prayers in the Sinai Peninsula, setting off explosives, spraying worshipers with gunfire and killing at least 235 people in the deadliest ever attack by Islamic extremists in Egypt.The attack targeted a mosque frequented by Sufis, members of Islam's ...

- TPM News - US

Trump Says Sinai Peninsula Attack Justifies Wall On Mexican Border

President Donald Trump on Friday condemned what he called the “orrible and cowardly terrorist attack” in the Sinai Peninsula earlier in the day. He later said the attack was justification for building a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.Horrible and cowardly terrorist attack on innocent and defenseless worshipers ...

- TPM News - US

Trump calls for 'Wall' and 'Ban' after Egypt attack

President Trump reacted to the Sinai Peninsula mosque attack to push two of his domestic security proposals: a travel ban on certain Muslim-majority countries and a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.

- Yahoo! News - US

Militants in Egypt bomb mosque, killing at least 200 people in volatile Sinai Peninsula

The extremists linked to ISIL also fired on worshippers during Friday prayers, Egyptian officials said

- National Post - CA

At least 235 killed as Egypt militants attack mosque in Sinai

At least 235 people were killed when gunmen stormed a mosque during Friday prayers in the rugged Sinai Peninsula, setting off explosives and firing on worshipers in what was believed to be the deadliest single attack by Islamist extremists on Egyptian civilians. There was no immediate claim of...

- Los Angeles Times - US

Militants attack Egyptian mosque, kill at least 235 people

In the deadliest-ever attack by Islamic extremists in Egypt, militants assaulted a crowded mosque Friday during prayers,...

- Deseret News - US

Egypt: Hundreds dead as mosque attackers gun down fleeing worshipers

- CNN Top Stories - US

Mosque Attack In Egypt's Sinai Kills At Least 235

At least 235 people died in the bombing and shooting attack by assailants against a mosque in the Sinai Peninsula during Friday prayers.

- NPR - US

Deadly Attack In Egypt Leaves At Least 235 Dead

At least 235 people were killed in Egypt today as the country experienced its deadliest terror attack ever. A Sufi mosque in the Sinai Peninsula was bombed during Friday prayers — and attackers sprayed worshippers with gunfire. NPR's Elise Hu speaks with AFP's Samer Al-Atrush about the aftermath.

- NPR - US

Egypt attack: Gunmen kill 235 in Sinai mosque

The gun and bomb assault in Sinai is the deadliest militant attack in Egypt's modern history.

- BBC - UK

Sri Lanka strongly condemns mosques attack in Egypt

Nov 24, Colombo: The Government of Sri Lanka in the strongest terms condemned Friday's terrorist attack on worshippers at a mosque in the Sinai region of Egypt and urged the international community to join hands to combat terrorism.

- ColomboPage.com - LK

More than 200 killed in Egypt after militants launch assault on mosque

Militants attack a crowded mosque during Friday prayers in the Sinai Peninsula, setting off explosives, spraying worshippers with gunfire and killing 235 people in the deadliest attack of its kind in the region.

- ABC News - AU

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