Two Egyptian policemen killed by unidentified gunmen in Cairo: state media

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Posted: Apr 21, 2015 5:24 PM

CAIRO (Reuters) - Two Egyptian policemen were killed after being shot by unidentified gunmen in Cairo on Tuesday evening, state media reported.

Police Colonel Wael Tahoon and a recruit were shot before his house in a Cairo district, state news agency, MENA, said.

The website of the State-run Al-Ahram newspaper said the two policemen killed in a bomb attack.

The interior ministry officials were not immediately available for comment.

(Reporting by Mostafa Hashem and Mahmoud Mourad)