Aswat Masriya (Cairo)

6 September 2013

Egypt: One Dead After Thursday Attack On Minister

One person has died after being injured in a bomb attack on Thursday, which was aimed at assassinating Interior Minister Mohamed Ibrahim, announced the health ministry on Friday.

The minister survived the blast that occurred when a remote-controlled bomb blew up as his convoy drove through Cairo's Nasr City district, but at least 21 people were injured and many cars were destroyed.

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