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16 killed in petrol bomb attack on Egypt nightclub

16 killed in petrol bomb attack on Egypt nightclub

The unidentified attackers torched the club by throwing Molotov bottles on it.

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Cairo: At least 16 people were killed and several others injured on Friday in a petrol bomb attack at a nightclub in the Egyptian capital.

Three men on a motorcycle threw Molotov cocktails into the club in the Agouza district early on Friday morning and fled, a security official was quoted as saying by state-run MENA news agency.

Several people were injured in the attack, the official said. The injured were transferred to a hospital.

The unidentified attackers torched the club by throwing Molotov bottles on it.

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  • First Published: December 4, 2015, 2:15 PM IST
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