Egypt to extend state of emergency for three months: MENA

Reuters News
Posted: Jan 02, 2018 10:40 AM

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt is to extend its state of emergency for three months from Jan. 13, state news agency MENA reported on Tuesday.

Egypt first imposed the current state of emergency in April after two church bombings killed at least 45 people. It was extended in July and again in October.

(Reporting by Ahmed Tolba and John Davison; editing by John Stonestreet)