30 March 2014

Egypt: Building Collapse Kills Two in Cairo

Photo: Kim Eun Yeul/World Bank
A busy thoroughfare in Cairo (file photo).

Cairo — Two people were killed on Sunday when a building collapsed in Cairo's Sahel district, reported the state news agency MENA.

Civil protection moved to the four-storey building to lift the rubble in order to make sure that there were no other victims.

The incident led to the death of Ibrahim Hassan, aged 24, and 70-year-old Samira Ashmawi.

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