Riots over Egyptian death sentences kill at least 32




 
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Riots over Egyptian death sentences kill at least 32
 
January 27th, 2013  
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Riots over Egyptian death sentences kill at least 32
PORT SAID, Egypt/CAIRO (Reuters) - At least 32 people were killed on Saturday when Egyptians rampaged in protest at the sentencing of 21 people to death over a soccer stadium disaster, violence that compounds a political crisis facing Islamist President Mohamed Mursi. Armored vehicles and military police fanned through the streets of Port Said, where gunshots rang out and protesters burned tires in anger that people from their city had been blamed for the deaths of 74 people at a match last year. ...




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