Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abd al-Mahdi sent a cable of
condolences to Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi after a train crashed
into a platform at Cairo's busy Ramses Station, causing 20 reported deaths.
Abd al-Mahdi sent condolences to Sisi and the Egyptian people for the death and injury of many Egyptian citizens, praying that God grant their families patience.
A train, which had no driver, was moving at a high speed and crashed into the station's platform buffers. The accident resulted in the fuel tank exploding, triggering a fatal blaze.