Explosion rocks Cairo police headquarters

Published 7:28 AM ET, Fri January 24, 2014
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A man carries an Egyptian police officer to an ambulance after a car bomb explosion at the police headquarters in downtown Cairo on Friday, January 24. Khalil Hamra/AP
People inspect a destroyed taxi at the site of the explosion. Khalil Hamra/AP
Emergency personnel and bystanders gather outside the police headquarters. KHALED KAMEL/AFP/Getty Images
Egyptian police officers sit on the street after the blast. Khalil Hamra/AP
A police officer shouts at bystanders to keep away from the blast site. Amr Nabil/AP
Police stand in front of the damaged facade of the Cairo police headquarters. MAHMOUD KHALED/AFP/Getty Images
A firefighter checks a crater made by the blast. Amr Nabil/AP
Men carry documents away from the site of the explosion. Khalil Hamra/AP