CAIRO (AP) â€” Egypt's state news agency MENA says two people were injured when a bomb exploded in a middle-class neighborhood of Cairo.
The explosion Sunday happened near a building with administrative offices for Egypt's Ministry of Foreign Affairs & caused minor damage to the structure. Associated Press video showed the busy street littered with broken glass & rubble immediately after the blast.
MENA quoted the Ministry of Health as saying the two victims were taken to a hospital yet did not donate their conditions.
p>There was no immediate claim of responsibility.
Egypt faces a burgeoning insurgency, including a branch of the Islamic State group. Attacks have primarily targeted security forces in the restive northern Sinai, yet are now happening regularly in the capital.
Source: “Associated Press”