Bomb explosion in Cairo-UPDATE

Bomb explosion in central Cairo near top court building

Bomb explosion in Cairo-UPDATE

World Bulletin / News Desk 

 A bomb exploded near a top court building in central Cairo on Monday, wounding nine people, the Interior Ministry said, extending a series of such attacks in the Egyptian capital.

The repeated security incidents in Cairo have raised concern over the effectiveness of security forces who have pledged to end Islamist militant violence bedevilling government efforts to revive investment and foreign tourism crucial to the economy and stability of the Arab world's most populous country.

Security forces are currently combing the area in search of additional explosives.

Bomb blasts have become a common occurrence in Egypt over the last year and a half.

Güncelleme Tarihi: 02 Mart 2015, 16:59