Ukraine’s Embassy in Egypt does not confirm death of two Ukrainians in Hurghada attack

Source : 112 Ukraine

The tourists from THE HABIA and SUNNY DAYS EL PALACIO are victims of the attack
22:03, 14 July 2017


Information that citizens of Ukraine were among the victims of the attack on hotel in Egypt, has not yet been officially confirmed. This was announced by the Ambassador of Ukraine to Egypt Gennady Latiy on air 112 Ukraine TV channel.

“For the last few hours, we were studying the situation. Today afternoon there was a terrorist attack, three people attacked tourists during their vacation in the resort town of Hurghada in two hotels THE HABIA and SUNNY DAYS EL PALACIO. As of today, we do not confirm that citizens of Ukraine were among the victims. According to our information, two people died, the information varies a little, but according to ours it can be citizens of either Germany or Armenia. Also there is one wounded woman. She was born in Ukraine but not a citizen of Ukraine, Mikhailenko Elena, she is a Russian citizen. We continue to work,” Latiy said.

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