News

Deadly Bomb Shakes Up-scale Cairo District

Deadly Bomb Shakes Up-scale Cairo District

Zamalek Island as seen from Cairo Tower
Zamalek Island as seen from Cairo Tower

At least one policeman was killed and two injured, including one civilian, after a blast struck the May 15 bridge that runs over the up-scale island district of Zamalek.

According to state media Al-Ahram, the wounded civilian suffers from extremely serious injuries which include a broken neck.

The two injured individuals have been taken to a hospital in Agouza.

The bomb blast occurred during rush hour and as the bridge witnessed heavy traffic, reported state media.

No further information is currently available.

African Refugees Find Renewed Hope in Egypt
Egypt "Will Not Abandon Its Brothers In The Gulf"

Subscribe to our newsletter


News

More in News

Sudan Protests to United Nations Over Egyptian Voting in Disputed Area

Egyptian StreetsApril 19, 2018

300 Artifacts on Display at the Egyptian Museum for the First Time in Temporary Exhibition

Egyptian StreetsApril 19, 2018

Egypt’s Military Declares IS Leader is Killed in Sinai

Egyptian StreetsApril 18, 2018

102 Churches to be Legalised in Egypt

Egyptian StreetsApril 18, 2018

Egypt’s Unemployment Rate Drops to 11.8 Percent In 2017

Egyptian StreetsApril 16, 2018

Egypt’s El Gouna International Squash Open Gears Up to Feature Heated Matches

Egyptian StreetsApril 15, 2018

Egypt Extends State of Emergency For 3 More Months

Egyptian StreetsApril 14, 2018

US, UK, France Launch Strikes Against Syria

Egyptian StreetsApril 14, 2018
Egyptian Streets is an independent, young, and grass roots news media organization aimed at providing readers with an alternate depiction of events that occur on Egyptian and Middle Eastern streets, and to establish an engaging social platform for readers to discover and discuss the various issues that impact the region.

© 2017 Egyptian Streets. All Rights Reserved.