There are currently multiple reports of an explosion near Cairo International Airport in Cairo, Egypt.
It is not clear if anyone was injured in the explosion, but thick smoke could be seen rising into the night sky from miles away. The cause is unknown, but early reports indicate that a fuel depot exploded.
BREAKING: Explosion heard near Cairo airport – residents, security sources pic.twitter.com/XTAJj9qI1H
— Al Arabiya English (@AlArabiya_Eng) July 12, 2018