At least four wounded in blast at Egyptian security base

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At least four conscripts have been wounded in an explosion at a police base in the coastal city of Suez, an Egyptian security official says, dpa reported.

The exact cause of the blast was not immediately clear.

Following the explosion, a gunbattle erupted between security forces and unidentified gunmen, according to the official.

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