Gunmen kill three Al-Azhar University guards in Egypt

Photo: Gunmen kill three Al-Azhar University guards in Egypt / Arabic region

Unidentified gunmen opened fire early Tuesday on guards protecting Egypt's Al-Azhar University in Cairo, killing at least three of them, according to an Al Arabiya correspondent.

Several other people were wounded in the attack and were being treated for head and chest wounds.

Al-Azhar University is part of Al-Azhar, which is regarded as Egypt's highest Sunni Muslim institution.

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