Is this the source of the rumor?

https://twitter.com/MinInterEgypt/status/212553477371596802

https://twitter.com/MinInterEgypt/status/212551093161435138

The first tweet from this account appeared less than an hour ago. Forgive us if we’re just a bit skeptical.

The boss is skeptical too:

Update: Domenech is backpedaling:

Twitchy conclusion: Hoax!

On the plus side, this gives Twitter a good opportunity to show off its sense of humor:

 

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