Cairo* molotov* attack* kills 16 in restaurant, Egyptian officials reveal

Cairo* molotov* attack* kills 16 in restaurant, Egyptian officials reveal | Daily Mail Online

A Molotov cocktail hurled into a Cairo restaurantkilled 16 people and injured three others today, Egyptian security officials said.

The attacker was an employee who had been fired from the restaurant in the Agouza area in the centre of the Egyptian capital, an official revealed.

Victims of the blast were burned to death or died from smoke inhalation. The restaurant, also a nightclub, was located in a basement and offered no escape route, it has been reported.