Militants kill seven Christians returning from baptism in Egypt

Gunmen killed at least seven Christians who were returning from baptising a child at a Coptic monastery in Egypt on Friday, officials said - the most serious attack on the minority in more than a year. Six of the dead were from the same family, and another 18 people, including children,

One year since Islamic State’s defeat at Raqqa

Sajed Salameh has spent days waiting at a mass grave in the Syrian city of Raqqa, hoping the bodies of his wife and three children will soon be found so he can give them a proper burial. They were killed along with his father and two other relatives by an airstrike

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