Sound Bombs Tossed in Cairo Metro, No Injuries or Damage

World | September 9, 2014, Tuesday // 20:41
Bulgaria: Sound Bombs Tossed in Cairo Metro, No Injuries or Damage

Unidentified suspects threw sound bombs in two metro stations in Cairo on Tuesday, causing no damage or injuries, MENA news agency reported.

The explosive devices were tossed onto metro tracks in Sayeda Zeinab and Zahraa El-Maadi stations.

MENA quoted the head of the Egyptian Company for Metro Management and Operation Ali Fadali as saying a state of alert was announced in metro stations on Tuesday in anticipation of protests.

According to MENA, a youth movement called Dank, had released a video calling for protests on Tuesday against poverty and worsening living conditions. The Dank movement has already held limited protests nationwide and staged demonstrations in Cairo's metro stations.


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