20 people dead as a result of explosion near Coptic cathedral in Cairo

Source : 112 Ukraine

At least 35 people were wounded
11:54, 11 December 2016


A powerful explosion occurred near the Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in the Egyptian capital Cairo. 20 people were killed and at least 35 wounded. It was reported by Reuters.



The explosion occurred at 10 a.m. local time.

Now the area of the accident is cordoned off, ambulances were sent to the scene. Cause of the explosion has not yet been determined.

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