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Pope visit to Egypt to go ahead despite blasts but security big concern

VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis’ trip to Egypt this month is expected to go ahead despite twin attacks on Christian churches that killed 44 people, Vatican officials said on Monday. However, diplomats and Vatican sources cautioned that the trip could be put in jeopardy or parts of it changed if the security situation worsened. The pope… Read More »

Two blasts heard in Thai resort hours after overnight explosions – witness

HUA HIN, Thailand: Two loud blasts were heard in the Thai seaside resort of Hua Hin on Friday, a Reuters witness said, just hours after two other blasts killed one person and wounded 21 in the popular tourist destination south of Bangkok. (Reporting by Prapan Chankaew; Editing by Simon Webb and Paul Tait) Let’s block… Read More »