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No Bulgarians Hurt in Luxor Balloon Incident

Politics » DIPLOMACY | February 26, 2013, Tuesday // 13:01| Views: 657 | Comments: 0
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Bulgaria: No Bulgarians Hurt in Luxor Balloon Incident Bulgaria's Foreign Ministry. Photo by Sofia Photo Agency

The Bulgarian Embassy in Cairo has no information about Bulgarian citizens hurt in the accident with a tourist balloon in the Egyptian resort of Luxor, the Bulgarian Foreign Ministry announced.

Earlier on Tuesday, 19 foreign tourists perished in Luxor after a hot-air balloon transporting 20 tourists exploded.

Only one of the tourists and the balloon pilot have survived.

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