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At least 21 people have died in fighting between the Philippines army and ISIS-linked militant groups

The man had was among many Christians to flee the town of El-Arish just three months earlier, but had returned to find work

Francis tells students: ‘I was ashamed when I heard the name’

In his homily, Francis decried religious fanaticism

‘Your sufferings are also our sufferings,’ Francis tells Egyptian Christians

Fr Hamel was murdered by ISIS terrorists as he celebrated Mass in his Normandy church

In an interview on Egyptian television, she said: ‘I’m not angry at the one who did this, I am telling him, may God forgive you’

Bedouin tribesmen apparently helped police track down the militants who opened fire on a checkpoint outside St Catherine’s monastery

One policeman was killed in the shooting near the Egyptian monastery