Egypt

250 Egyptians fleeing Libya via Algeria arrive in Cairo

Around 250 Egyptians arrived in Cairo early Monday after being airlifted from the Algerian-Libyan border for the first time since Egyptians have been returning to their homeland, Major General Tarek Fathy, deputy head of the Cairo International Airport, told Ahram Online. The foreign ministry said last week that the total number of Egyptians who have managed to flee the deteriorating ...

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Bomb explosion outside the Egyptian supreme court kills two, wounds 9

Two people were killed and nine wounded, including seven policemen, in a bomb explosion Monday outside the Egyptian supreme court in Cairo, the health ministry said. Ministry spokesman Hossam Abdel Ghaffar told that a 22-year-old man “died of injuries sustained in his backbone” in the attack. Another man, aged 24, who had suffered head injuries and internal bleeding, also died ...

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