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Large explosion seen near Cairo airport, multiple sources claim

Egypt explosion TwitterThe explosion happened near Cairo Airport serving the Egyptian capital
Bennie Garza | 13 July, 2018, 17:35

Images posted to social media show a large funnel of smoke rising above the Cairo skyline.

One Twitter user, Matthew Keidas, has said: "This guy says a worker at the airport said it was an explosion at the fuel depot in Cairo airport".

The nighttime explosion at the warehouse roughly three kilometres from the airport could be heard across Cairo, shaking windows and setting off auto alarms.

According to State TV, the civil defense team has brought fire at Cairo fuel tanks near airport under control. The minister also denied initial reports that air traffic at the airport was affected.

An army spokesman said the blast was caused by "high temperatures" at a fuel storage facility.

All flights have been suspended at the airport while officials investigate the blast.

In 2016, ISIS claimed responsibility for the bombing of a Russian Metrojet flight that departed from the Egyptian city of Sharm El Sheikh. There is no information available on possible injuries or fatalities.

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