Egypt Red sea resort stabbing: Six tourists wounded

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A man has been arrested after six tourists were injured in mass stabbings at a hotel in the Red Sea resort of Hurghada, Egyptian officials say.

Some of the wounded are in a critical condition, a statement said. The suspect is being questioned by police to determine his motives, it adds.

The attacker appears to have swam from a nearby public beach to gain access to the resort, officials say.

Hurghada is a popular Egyptian holiday resort, renowned for its scuba diving.

2 Ukrainian women are reported dead.

Twitter – Hurghada

Assailant allegedly screamed he did not want “Egyptians”

Alleged attacker below