Railway Fire and Disaster of 2002

Al Ahram - Rage at Ebeid

Recounts steps and measures taken by the Egyptian government following the train tragedy and the ensuing debates and fact-finding meeting.

CCN - Horror on Egypt Fire Train

Relays the events of the 22nd in February 2002 when a passenger train traveling from Cairo to Luxor erupted into flames due to the explosion of a cooking gas cylinder.

CNN - Officials Charged Over Egypt Train Fire

News story containing details regarding charges filed against eleven medium and low ranking officials from the railroad authority after the railroad accident on February 2002.

Minister Resigns over Egypt Train Fire

Consists of descriptions, brief accounts and photograph detailing the railway disaster in the country that killed more than three hundred fifty people.

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