Egyptian police kill two attackers trying to kill minister

Reuters News
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Posted: Sep 05, 2013 5:41 AM

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egyptian police killed two attackers who were trying to assassinate the interior minister in Cairo on Thursday, security officials said.

Security sources had earlier said his convoy had been targeted by a bomb, but that the minister was unhurt.

(Writing by Tom Perry; Editing by Kevin Liffey)