At least 2 police officers dead in Cairo explosion
An explosion near a foreign ministry building in central Cairo has killed at least 2 police officers. Egyptian police suspect it was a terrorist attack.
The blast occurred in a crowded area with many shops on Sunday morning.
An NHK staff member at the Cairo bureau happened to be near the site. He says he heard a loud explosion and many people rushed to the area.
Police say at least 2 officers were killed and some people were injured.
No one has claimed responsibility for the incident, but police think it was a terrorist attack.
Security remains a major concern for Egyptians after a series of bomb attacks.