Chancellor, Hussain Abdul Khalil, Chairman of the Egyptian state lawsuits Authority denounced on Tuesday the despicable terrorist incident which took place late Monday near Al-Azhar mosque in Al-Darb al-Ahmar neighborhood, resulting in the death of a police officer and two police sergeants.
The committee stressed that such terrorist incidents will not undermine Egyptian people’s unity and determination to continue the development and prosperity path under the wise leadership of President Abdul Fattah Al-Sisi.
Noteworthy، The suicide bombing occurred after police surrounded the suspect following a chase، Egypt’s Interior Ministry said.
Security forces identified the attacker as Al Hasan Abdullah، 37، who resided in the old neighborhood.
The suspect was allegedly involved in an attack in Giza governate last Friday in which an improvised explosive device (IED) was planted near Al-Istiqamah Mosque، the ministry added.
Egypt’s Prosecutor-General Nabil Sadek launched an investigation into the attack.