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Egypt detains crews following fatal train collision

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.

CAIRO, Aug. 13 (Xinhua) -- The Egyptian authorities detained two train drivers and their assistants involved in the fatal collision in Alexandria on Friday, state news agency MENA said Sunday.
At least 41 people were killed and 133 injured, the health ministry said, when two trains collided in the coastal city on Friday, the latest in a string of crashes have inflamed public anger over an antiquated transport network.
Egyptians have long complained that successive governments failed to enforce ...

 

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