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Molotov cocktail kills 16 people at Cairo restaurant right after dispute

CAIRO A Molotov cocktail hurled at a Cairo restaurant killed 16 people and wounded two on Friday, Egyptian security officials mentioned.

One of the officials stated the attacker was an employee who had been fired from the restaurant in the Agouza location in the center of the Egyptian capital.

The victims were burned to death or died from smoke inhalation. The restaurant, also a nightclub, was positioned in a basement, supplying no escape route, the officials said.

The interior ministry said an initial investigation indicated that the Molotov was hurled after a dispute erupted in between restaurant workers and others.

(Writing by Michael Georgy Editing by Mark Trevelyan)

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Molotov explosive kills 12 folks at Cairo restaurant: security officials

CAIRO A Molotov cocktail hurled at a Cairo restaurant killed 12 people and wounded six on Friday, Egyptian security officials stated.

One of the officials said the attacker was an employee who had been fired from the restaurant in the Agouza region in the center of the Egyptian capital.

Security officials earlier mentioned 18 men and women died.

Islamist militants have claimed a number of bombing and shooting attacks in Egypt, largely against members of the security forces considering that the army toppled President Mohamed Mursi of the Muslim Brotherhood in 2013 following mass protests.

(Writing by Michael Georgy Editing by Andrew Heavens)

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