Egypt prosecutor says e-coli was factor in deaths of British tourists

FILE PHOTO: A view of the Red Sea resort of Hurghada, Egypt, August 20, 2016. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich - D1BETYUONPAA/File Photo

CAIRO (Reuters) – Egypt’s public prosecutor said on Wednesday that e-coli bacteria were a factor in the deaths of two British tourists in the Red Sea resort of Hurghada last month. The prosecutor said John Cooper, 69, was suffering from health problems but that e-coli caused gastroenteritis and heart failure which killed him. Cooper’s wife […]

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