Assailants Lob Firebombs at Arab League Headquarters in Egypt

Unidentified assailants lobbed firebombs at the headquarters of the Arab League, near Cairo’s Tahrir Square, causing little damage, the state-run Middle East News Agency reported.

Authorities quickly extinguished the fire and security was boosted around the building, MENA said.

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