Five killed in strong explosion in Egypt
December 25 , 2013
According to the nation's official news agency, five died and 80 people got injured in a strong explosion north of Cairo.
The Middle East News Agency reported that the explosion occurred at 1:10 am Tuesday and caused the five-floor security headquarters in the city of Mansoura to collapse.
A security official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, added that an initial investigation suggested the the cause of the explosion to be a car bomb.
The Muslim Brotherhood's tweet on Tuesday mentioned that it strongly condemned the bombing and expresses condolences to the families affected.