News

Two Bomb Explosions Resonate Through Cairo

Two Bomb Explosions Resonate Through Cairo

Two bomb detonated in Cairo's 6th of October city. Source: Youm7
Two bomb detonated in Cairo’s 6th of October city. Source: Youm7

In an official statement, the Director of Civil Protection in Cairo, Magdy al-Shalaqany has confirmed that two bombs have detonated in Cairo’s 6th of October city, with a five minutes gap between the two explosions, reported AMAY.

The car bomb which went off behind the Second Precinct police station in the city’s eleventh district reaped three lives, believed to be the terrorists behind the attack.

The explosion is the second in two days, with the previous detonation of another car bomb reaping the life of the Egyptian General Prosecutor Hisham Barakat, and injuring five of his guards, taking place on Monday.

Tuesday marks the second anniversary of June 30 which saw wide civil support for Abdel Fattah al-Sisi across Egypt leading to the ousting of President Mohamed Morsi.

The story is developing.

Leading Spanish Journalist Flees Egypt For Fear of Arrest
A Letter Of Grieving, Pride And Longing From Late General Prosecutor’s Daughter

Subscribe to our newsletter


News

More in News

The Egyptian Museum Makes it to UNESCO World Heritage Sites’ Tentative List

Egyptian Streets9 April 2021

Egyptologist Zahi Hawass Announces Discovery of Lost ‘Golden’ City in Luxor

Egyptian Streets8 April 2021

Egyptian Oranges Hit Japanese Shores

Olivia Mustafa7 April 2021

Kinshasa Talks on Ethiopian Dam End With No Progress: FM Shoukry

Egyptian Streets7 April 2021

Three Egyptian Men Referred to Criminal Trial for North Coast Rape

Egyptian Streets5 April 2021

How to Watch Live: Egypt’s Historic Pharaohs’ Golden Parade

Egyptian Streets3 April 2021

Egypt to Claim $1 Billion in Compensation for Suez Canal Blockage

Olivia Mustafa2 April 2021

Public Prosecution to Appeal Court Ruling to Release 4 Accused Fairmont Rapists

Egyptian Streets30 March 2021