American Embassy in Egypt forbade his staff to visit religious sites located outside Cairo. The ban is not limited in time.
«Terrorists have repeatedly attacked targets associated with the Christian community of Egypt. Attacks have occurred in cities and in remote locations. The probability of new terrorist attacks cannot be excluded», — stated in the warning.
Located in Egypt, tourists and American citizens living in this country, it is advisable to take measures to ensure their own safety and be vigilant.
Recall that on 26 may, the militants of the terrorist group «Islamic state» attacked a bus with pilgrims in the province of al-Minya. Killed 29 people, 24 were wounded. Most of the dead were children.