Two bombs exploded outside a hotel in the Egyptian city of al-Arish where election judges were staying. The first blast occurred after a suicide bomber tried to drive his car into the hotel, while the second one hit the area about 10 minutes later, reports Ekho Moskvy.

At least three people, including police officers, were killed and 12 injured in the blast, local medias report.

None of the Islamic terrorist groups operating in Egypt has claimed responsibility for the attack yet.