About the attack in the resort town of Hurghada on the Red sea, reported the Ministry of internal Affairs of Egypt. According to official figures, at least six women were injured, some of them are in critical condition.
The attack wounded the citizen of Russia, her life is not in danger, the statement of the Russian Consulate General quoted by Interfax. She has a dual citizenship of Russia and Ukraine, RIA Novosti reported.
"She received superficial wounds, her life is not threatened," - said the Consul General Dzhamshed Boltaev. Information about other tourists with Russian citizenship there, he added.
Reuters, citing police and sources in the security services, reported that the attack killed two Ukrainian tourists. Another four people injured.
Ukrainian Consulate refused to comment on this information, writes Reuters.
The associated press reports that among the wounded three citizens of Serbia and citizen of Poland.
Attacking it is detained, he is being questioned to determine his motives. According to some, he entered on a tourist beach, swim in the sea from the public beach.
In January 2016, three in Hurghada, wounding three tourists. Then the militants, armed with knives, broke into the restaurant at the Bella Vista hotel and attacked the tourists. Wounded two Austrian and a Swedish citizen, the attackers were killed by police.
This is the second attack in Egypt for a day. Early Friday morning the city of Giza, unidentified men opened fire on a police car, killing five policemen.