A tourist bus in Egypt was hit with an explosion from an improvised explosive device. 2 Vietnamese citizens, an Egyptian guide and a driver were killed as the result.
Another 12 people were injured, TASS reports with a reference to the statement of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Egypt. According to the ministry – “at 18:15, local time, a bus with 14 tourists from Vietnam was moving on ‘Al Maryutia’ street, not too far away from the Pyramids of Giza, in the south of the capital. An improvised explosive device exploded near the barrier of the road.”
The Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church responded to the actions of the Patriarchate of Constantinople in Ukraine with its own decision to form patriarchal exarchates in Western Europe and Southeast Asia, Interfax reports.
“The Synod decided to form the Patriarchal Exarchate in Western Europe with its center in Paris, which will include the following countries in the pastoral responsibility of this Exarchate: Andorra, Belgium, Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Netherlands, France, Switzerland “- Priest Alexander Volkov, a spokesman of Patriarch Kirill, told to reporters on Friday in Moscow after the meeting. According to him – the Russian Orthodox Church thus responds to the actions of Constantinople in Ukraine.