Bomb explodes near Cairo court, wounds three policemen

CAIRO – Four people, at least three of whom were policemen, were wounded on Monday when a bomb exploded under a traffic sentry post near a Cairo court, security sources said.

Bomb disposal experts defused a second device they found inside a black bag while searching the area following the blast, state news agency MENA said. The explosion occurred in the affluent northeastern Heliopolis district and wounded four people, the health ministry said It was claimed by Ajnad Misr, a militant group that emerged in January 2014 and has targeted security forces in and around Cairo.



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