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,

Jordan: Militants behind an attack on police supported Islamic State

By: Middle East Affairs On Monday, Sameer al-Mobaideen, Jordan's interior minister said: "Militants behind an assault on police supported Islamic State, and investigations had uncovered plans for more assaults on security and non military personnel targets." A week ago, Jordanian police said: "A homemade explosive device planted almost a police van murdered