A car bomb exploded near a state security building in Cairo in the early hours of Thursday morning, Egypt’s interior ministry said.

The bomb demolished a wall in front of the government building and blew off the facades of nearby buildings. There’s a crater in the street and roads are flooded with water from broken pipes, according to reports.

Residents said they heard the blast around 2 a.m. local time, the BBC reported. The ministry said: “A man suddenly stopped his car in front of the state security building, jumped out of it and fled on a motorbike that followed the car.” Read more…

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