Police arrested the assailant on the Egyptian resort
A man in a knife attack on tourists.
The resort in Egypt, two Ukrainian citizens were killed in an armed attack. About it reports Reuters and the Telegraph, citing sources in the security services and the interior Ministry of Egypt.
The attack occurred in the resort town of Hurghada. The man with the knife was arrested, but the motive for the attack is still unknown.
Egyptian police speculated that the assailant got on tertiaria hotel, sailed from the nearby public beach.
According to official figures, at least six women were injured, some of them are in critical condition.
Later, the Russian Consul General told reporters that among the injured is a woman with citizenship of Russia and Ukraine.
The Egyptian Elbalad edition writes that all the victims were women. Three of them – the citizen of Serbia, another tourist from Ukraine or Poland .
All victims with injuries to the face, legs and belly are hospitalized in hospitals of the city.
The journalist of the edition Al Arabia published in Twitter pictures and video from the scene.
فيديو للحظة اسعاف السائحات أمام الفندق في #الغردقة pic.twitter.com/BTUhMe7Grs
— Amr Elqazaz (@amrsalama) July 14, 2017
Warning. Frames contain scenes of violence and prosmore not recommended to persons under 18 years of age and people with weak mentality
On the eve of the Ministry of foreign Affairs recommended to the citizens of Ukraine to refrain in the near future from trips to Egypt and India due to the difficult security situation of these countries.
In January 2016, three in Hurghada, wounding three tourists. Then the militants, armed with knives, broke into the restaurant at the Bella Vista hotel and attacked the tourists. Wounded two Austrian and a Swedish citizen, the attackers were killed by police.