Update 2019-02-27: According to latest reports from Wednesday (27 February), at least 20 people were killed and 40 others injured in the fire at Ramses Station.
2019-02-27: On Wednesday (27 February), a fire erupted after a train accident at Ramses Station, also called Misr Station, in Cairo. According to first reports, at least seven people were killed.
Heightened security measures and local traffic disruptions are to be expected. Travellers should exercise heightened caution and follow instructions by security forces.
AFP, Sada Elbalad