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The moment when Cairo cathedral bomb went off

The surveillance cameras show the suicide bomber as he entered the prayer hall and seconds later the bomb went off

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The Egyptian Interior Ministry published footage recorded by surveillance cameras that captured the moment the bomb at the Coptic Cathedral in Cairo went off, killing 25 and injuring more than 30 others.

The surveillance cameras show the suicide bomber as he entered the prayer hall and seconds later the bomb went off.

Security sources said that the suicide bomber who carried out the operation was wearing a long black jacket and blue jeans, as observed by the camera, which also showed that he entered the hall quickly.

*A version of this article is also available in Arabic at AlArabiya.Net.