Photo: twitter.com/LauraBenDavd the scene of the explosion in Egypt

According to preliminary information, the bomb exploded near a tourist bus near the pyramid complex.

In Egypt near the pyramids of Giza, the explosion occurred, the purpose of which was to be a bus with tourists, in result of the accident injured 12 people, reports Deutsche Welle.

Most of the victims were foreign tourists. The explosion occurred near the fence of the National Museum of Egypt at the moment, when drove past the bus.

At the same time Skynewsarabia reported that the explosion injured 17 people.

Pyramids of Giza – one of the most popular tourist destinations of Egypt. Earlier, in the area the explosion occurred near a bus carrying tourists from Vietnam that led to the deaths of 4 people.

We will remind that earlier the Egyptian military with the support of the Ministry of internal Affairs eliminated 47 of the extremists in the North and in the Central part of the Sinai Peninsula.