Avoid Egypt, Malaysians told

News Desk in Kuala Lumpur/The Star
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Kuala Lumpur (The Star/ANN) - Malaysians have been advised to postpone and reschedule visits to Egypt due to street protests in Cairo and other major cities, including Faiyoum, Mansoura and Alexandria.

Wisma Putra said it was monitoring the development very closely as hundreds of people have been injured in demonstrations over the past few days.

Due to the volatile situation ahead of massive rallies being planned simultaneously throughout Egypt for today, the Foreign Ministry advised Malaysians to postpone and reschedule visits to the country.