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In Photos: Massive Sandstorm Turns Cairo Orange

In Photos: Massive Sandstorm Turns Cairo Orange

Source: EPA

A massive sandstorm hit the Egyptian capital last week turned the sky orange, with fierce winds of almost 50 kilometres per hour (around 30 mph).

Several ports were reportedly closed as the sandstorm had caused flight delays.

Four people were killed and 43 injured in the sandstorm, according to Yahduth fi Masr’s Sherif Amer.

Source: Reuters
Source: Reuters
Source: Reuters
Source: Syrianarabnewsagency
Source: AP
Source: EPA
Source: EPA

 

 

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