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Egyptian minister bomb attack 'despicable'

5 September 2013 Last updated at 16:15 BST

Egyptian Interior Minister Mohammed Ibrahim has described a bomb attack on his convoy as a "despicable act".

Mr Ibrahim appeared on state television to confirm that a number of his security guards had suffered serious injuries in the explosion.

As the BBC's Bethany Bell in Cairo reports, no group has claimed responsibility for the attack.

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