Bomb explodes in Egypt, kills three alleged militants
Egyptian riot policemen douse burning tyres thrown by supporters of Muslim Brotherhood movement during their rally to mark the first anniversary of the military ouster of president Mohamed Morsi on July 3, 2014 in Cairo's Ain Shams district. [AFP]
A bomb detonated on Friday in Egypt’s Fayoum governorate killing three, reported Al-Ahram Arabic website.
A security source told Ahram that the three people killed were assembling the device in a poultry farm.
On Thursday, a bomb exploded in Alexandria on a local train, injuring nine people, including a child who is in a “critical condition” according to a statement by Egypt’s railway authority.
Two people were killed and 24 injured during political violence on Thursday, according to a health ministry official.
The Brotherhood-led National Alliance to Support Legitimacy had declared the 3 July anniversary of Mohamed Morsi's ouster a "day of rage" and called for protests across Egypt.