Three bombs have exploded at Cairo University, killing one policeman and injuring at least five others.
Shortly before midday, two explosions took place near a police guard post outside the university. At around one o’clock, a third bomb went off near the university’s front gate.
Brigadier-General Tarek El-Mergawi was killed and at least five other policemen were injured in the first attack. There were no reported injuries in the second attack.