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  • Wednesday ,06 May 2015
العربية

IED explodes in Al-Azhar students’ Nasr City apartment

By-dailynewsegypt

Copts and Poliltical Islam

00:05

Wednesday ,06 May 2015

IED explodes in Al-Azhar students’ Nasr City apartment
An improvised explosive device (IED) went off in an apartment in the Nasr City neighbourhood, injuring two.An improvised explosive device (IED) went off in an apartment in the Nasr City neighbourhood, injuring two.
 
The IED exploded in the apartment, rented by three Al-Azhar University students, Tuesday in the east Cairo neighbourhood. Two of the students were injured in the incident, and were transported to hospital, while police detained the third pending investigations, a Ministry of Interior statement read.
 
Al-Azhar students have been staging continuous anti-government protests since the removal of the Muslim Brotherhood government in July 2013. Hundreds of the university’s students have been imprisoned, referred to military courts, and dismissed from the university over protesting.