Egypt train crash: Investigators say driver to blame

2019-02-28 12:04
People try to get in Ramsis train station after a train crash in Cairo, Egypt. (Nariman El-Mofty, AP)

People try to get in Ramsis train station after a train crash in Cairo, Egypt. (Nariman El-Mofty, AP)

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The driver of a train that crashed in Cairo's central railway station has been arrested following the accident.

Egypt's railway system is badly in need of crucial upgrades and a fresh injection of funds. But the economy is doing badly.

The transport minister has resigned, but that still hasn't satisfied many people who are saying the president should ultimately take the blame.


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