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  • Monday ,16 March 2015
العربية

Bomb kills one at Matariya tram station

By Ahram Online

Copts and Poliltical Islam

00:03

Monday ,16 March 2015

Bomb kills one at Matariya tram station
A person was killed when a small bomb detonated at a tram station in the Matariya district of Cairo on Saturday night, Al-Ahram Arabic news website reported.A person was killed when a small bomb detonated at a tram station in the Matariya district of Cairo on Saturday night, Al-Ahram Arabic news website reported.
 
A primitive bomb detonated on the tram line when a man was passing by with his donkey, killing them both.
 
Last week Matariya district witnessed a series of small bombings targeting mobile phone stores.
 
Matariya has for months been the scene of weekly confrontations between supporters of ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi and police.