Trump offers condolences to Al-Sisi over church attack

US President Donald Trump spoke Friday with his Egyptian counterpart Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi to offer condolences on the attack against worshippers and security forces at a church in the city of Helwan.

Trump “condemned the attack and reiterated that the United States will continue to stand with Egypt in the face of terrorism,” White House said in a statement.

He also emphasized “his commitment to strengthening efforts to defeat terrorism and extremism in all their forms.”

Source: Kuwait News Agency