Assassination of Egypt's public prosecutor - June 29, 2015

 

Egypt’s public prosecutor, Hisham Barakat, dies after Cairo bomb attack - state news agency


PUBLISHED Mon, June 29, 2015 - 9:12am EDT


Egypt's public prosecutor, Hisham Barakat, has died of his injuries after his motorcade was targeted by a bomb blast, state news agency reports.





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  2 yrs   UN Security Council condemns ‘cowardly assassination’ of Egypt’s public prosecutor

              The United Nations Security Council has issued a statement condemning "in the strongest terms" the "cowardly assassination" of Egypt's public prosecutor, Hisham Barakat. The council offered its condolences and underlined the need to bring the perpetrators of the attack to justice. Barakat died on Monday after his motorcade was targeted by a bomb blast in Cairo. [statement attached]


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