Sound bomb goes off outside Egyptian Media City
Ahram Online, , Friday 26 Jun 2015
No injuries or deaths reported

A sound bomb went off on Friday outside the Egyptian Media Production City (EMPC) in 6 of October City on the outskirts of Cairo, Al-Ahram Arabic news website reported.

No injuries or deaths were reported.

The production city, covering an area of 35 million square metres,is an information and media complex wheremostEgyptian channels are aired from.

Several improvised and sound bombsin the past months have been reported to go off near the area.

An official from inside the media city said that the bomb went off outside the complex and that all the channels are operating normally.

In April, EMPC witnessed a power cutthat led to several TV channels going off air due to attacks on electricity pylons.