A reported four people were killed and 19 injured when an explosion apparently set off by a man on a motorcycle hit a popular tourist bazaar in Cairo’s Old City today.
Two of the dead were a French woman and an American, said Egypt’s deputy health minister Ahmed Adel. The nationalities of the two other dead are not yet known.
Injured were 10 Egyptians, two Americans, two Turks, two Italians, two French people and a British person.
Police earlier reported that three people may have been killed, with body parts strewn around the area, near Cairo’s famed al-Azhar mosque.