Middle East

  • After a series of explosions rocked Cairo University, friends and relatives grieve for the wounded or slain, Cairo, Egypt, April 2, 2014. (Hamada Elrasam for VOA).
  • People use a stretcher to transport the body of a police officer who was killed in explosions near Cairo University, April 2, 2014.
  • The body of slain Police Brigadier General Tariq al-Mirjawi is carried out of the Agouza Police Hospital after a series of explosions hit Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt, April 2, 2012. (Hamada Elrasam for VOA)
  • Security forces stand guard at the scene after multiple explosions hit the area outside the main campus of Cairo University, April 2, 2014.
  • People stand near a damaged car after explosions near Cairo University, April 2, 2014.
  • A woman is escorted out of the site of multiple bombings outside the main campus of Cairo University in Giza, near downtown Cairo, April 2, 2014.
  • Grieving friends and relatives gather outside the Agouza Police Hosptial after a series of explosions at Cairo University left many dead or wounded, Cairo, Egypt, April 2, 2014. (Hamada Elrasam for VOA)

Bomb Blasts Near Cairo University

Published April 02, 2014


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