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A Russian was killed in a shark attack in Egypt

A Russian was killed in a shark attack in Egypt

The Consulate General in Egypt reported that the victim of the shark attack in Hurghada was a Russian.

“The Consulate General of Russia in Hurghada expresses its sincere condolences to the relatives and friends of the Russian who died as a result of a shark attack,” the publication says.

The incident occurred on Thursday near the beach “Dream Beach”. The deceased is a Russian born in 1999.

After reports of a shark attack, the Egyptian authorities did not announce the closure of beaches in Hurghada, the clients of Russian tour operators are fine, so says Artur Muradyan, Vice President of the Association of Tour Operators of Russia (ATOR).

Tez Tour clarified that the man was attacked on a public beach, not in a hotel.
Russian citizens staying in Hurghada were urged to comply with water safety rules and comply with the requirements of hotel staff and coast guard.