The German government has confirmed that the two female tourists stabbed to death in the Egyptian resort of Hurghada were German nationals.
The Foreign Ministry said it now has the "sad certainty" that two German female tourists died in Friday's attack. It didn't give any further information on the victims. Egyptian authorities said that the assailant, a man in his 20s, sneaked into the hotel by swimming from a nearby beach.
He has been taken into custody. (Source: euronews (in English) YouTube channel)