“The world cannot tolerate terrorism, we must defeat them militarily and discredit the extremist ideology that forms the basis of their existence!” US President Donald Trump tweeted

WASHINGTON:  US President Donald Trump condemned and criticised the “horrible and cowardly” a devastating bomb and gun attack Friday. This attacked which is touted as terrorism killed more than 200 people at a mosque in Egypt.

“The world cannot tolerate terrorism, we must defeat them militarily and discredit the extremist ideology that forms the basis of their existence!” he wrote on Twitter.

In Egypt, a bomb explosion tore through the Rawda mosque in the restive North Sinai province, and then armed attackers raked fleeing worshipers with gunfire.

The mosque, located roughly 40 kilometers west of the North Sinai capital of El-Arish, and the death toll is around 235 reportedly.

US President Donald Trump condemned and criticised the “horrible and cowardly" a devastating bomb and gun attack Friday. This attacked

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The militants targeted a mosque near al-Arish

In his tweet, Trump called it a “horrible and cowardly terrorist attack on innocent and defenseless worshipers in Egypt.”

The US president was spending the Thanksgiving weekend in Florida.

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