Blast heard in Cairo near state security building, casualties feared

By REUTERS
August 20, 2015 03:22

 
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An explosion heard in several parts of Cairo early on Thursday occurred near a state security building and courthouse in a northern suburb of the capital and casualties were feared, security sources said.

The cause of the blast in Shubra al-Khaima was not immediately clear.

One security official said he believed it was a car bomb.

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