Egyptian police officer killed by roadside bomb in Cairo

Egyptian police officer killed by roadside bomb in Cairo

Cairo - Police have launched a massive hunt for the suspected perpetrators,



By Wam

Published: Sun 18 Jun 2017, 1:39 PM

Last updated: Sun 18 Jun 2017, 3:45 PM

A roadside bomb has exploded in southern Cairo killing a police officer and injuring four others, the Egyptian Interior Ministry said on Sunday.
Quoting the ministry's statement which was released on its official Facebook account, Deutsche-Presse Agentur, DPA, reported that the explosion took place early Sunday on a highway in the capital's Al Basateen quarter, hitting a police van.
Police have launched a massive hunt for the suspected perpetrators, the statement added.


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