Trains to Lower Egypt suspended due to protests
YOUM7 (Archive)
By FATHIYA AL DEEB

SHARQIA, Egypt: The trains to Lower Egypt were suspended Tuesday after many locals in Zagazig congregated on the railway and disrupted train movement.

The locals were protesting the killing of a young man while he was escaping from security ambush on a motorcycle, leading to the disruption of train 185 coming from Sohag.

Sharqia Security Director Sameh al-Kelany was informed that many locals congregated after the killing of the young man by the army and police forces.

The police departments in Sharqia have been coordinating with the Armed Forces to hold several security ambushes after the killing of one officer and eight soldier from National Security.

In the same context, the young man’s family refused to deliver his body to the ambulance to be transferred to Harar Morgue.

Originally published in Youm7.

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