CAIRO: A second Egyptian national was reportedly killed in the Paris attacks, in which 129 people were killed and hundreds injured Friday evening, Egyptian consul in Paris Serenad al-Gamil told Happens in Egypt talk show on MBC channel Monday evening.
Dual Egyptian-French citizen Lamia Mondeguer was killed in the attacks took place in a restaurant in Rue de Charonne in Paris while she was accompanied by her boyfriend Romain Didier, who was also killed. She was a communication manager at the Noma Talents agency, according to her LinkedIn profile.
Egyptian Salah Emad al-Gebali, 28, was also killed in Paris attacks, Gamil said Sunday. Another Egyptian national, Walid Abdel-Razek, was severely injured in attacks at the Stade de Paris and has been transported to intensive care after undergoing four surgeries, Gamil clarified, noting that there are no indications that any Egyptians were involved in carrying out the attacks.
The militant Islamic State group claimed Saturday its responsibility for the terrorist attacks committed by eight suicide bombers at the Stade De France, Bataclan concert hall, and Rue de Charonne in Paris; in the group’s statement, they said that Paris attacks are mere “first drops” of a rain shower.