Chemicals factory blast injures 12 outside Cairo’s main airport

A police car leaves the location of a blast which occurred in a storage facility belonging to a local petrochemicals company outside the airport in the northern part of Cairo, Egypt July 13, 2018. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany

CAIRO (Reuters) – Egyptian firefighters battled flames that erupted after an explosion at a chemicals factory outside Cairo’s main airport on Thursday, with a dozen people reported injured in a blast an army spokesman said was caused by high temperatures. State news agency MENA quoted a security source as saying that 12 people were taken […]

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