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Egypt court postpones verdict in Port Said football retrial

An Egyptian court has postponed the verdict in the Port Said football tragedy until the 9th of June. The retrial concerns 73 defendants, more than a

An Egyptian court has postponed the verdict in the Port Said football tragedy until the 9th of June. The retrial concerns 73 defendants, more than a

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Egypt marks anniversary of 2012 Port Said football riot

Egypt has marked the third anniversary of the Port Said football riot that killed more than 70 people. It was the worst incident of football violence

Egypt has marked the third anniversary of the Port Said football riot that killed more than 70 people. It was the worst incident of football violence

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More clashes in Cairo over football court ruling

Clashes between Egyptian security forces and football fans in Cairo continued late into Saturday night leaving two people dead and scores

Clashes between Egyptian security forces and football fans in Cairo continued late into Saturday night leaving two people dead and scores

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Egyptian Football Association HQ set ablaze

In Cairo at least one person has died and 65 injured as violence erupted in response to Saturday’s court ruling on last years football stadium riot

In Cairo at least one person has died and 65 injured as violence erupted in response to Saturday’s court ruling on last years football stadium riot

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Protests fail to stop traffic on the Suez Canal

A fire on the quay side at Port Said has failed to disrupt shipping on the Suez Canal. Protesters also untied speedboats hoping they would drift

A fire on the quay side at Port Said has failed to disrupt shipping on the Suez Canal. Protesters also untied speedboats hoping they would drift

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Violence continues in Egypt following sentence of football fans

Unrest is continuing in Egypt after a court in Cairo upheld the death sentences handed down to 21 fans over football riots in Port Said in February

Unrest is continuing in Egypt after a court in Cairo upheld the death sentences handed down to 21 fans over football riots in Port Said in February

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Egypt: fourth night of violence in Port Said

There have been pitched battles between protestors and police in Port Said for the fourth night running. The Egyptian port city has been a

There have been pitched battles between protestors and police in Port Said for the fourth night running. The Egyptian port city has been a

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Another day of violence in Port Said

Egyptian security forces and stone throwing youths have engaged in a third day of violence in the Suez Canal city of Port Said. Police fired

Egyptian security forces and stone throwing youths have engaged in a third day of violence in the Suez Canal city of Port Said. Police fired

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Port Said shaken by another night of violence

Darkness fell and Port Said was shaken by another night of violence. Protestors hurled petrol bombs and stones at police officers who, they say

Darkness fell and Port Said was shaken by another night of violence. Protestors hurled petrol bombs and stones at police officers who, they say

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Killing continues at Port Said funerals

There has been no let up in the killing at Port Said in Egypt. An 18 year old was shot dead as mourners blocked the streets to bury 33 protesters

There has been no let up in the killing at Port Said in Egypt. An 18 year old was shot dead as mourners blocked the streets to bury 33 protesters

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euronews inside Port Said after dozens die in riots

A euronews correspondent in Egypt is in Port Said, a city that has been virtually locked down by the military after 21 death sentences sparked fatal

A euronews correspondent in Egypt is in Port Said, a city that has been virtually locked down by the military after 21 death sentences sparked fatal

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Deadly riots in Egypt after football hooligan death sentences

Street battles have erupted in Egypt for a third night, with at least 32 people killed and hundreds injured. In Port Said, youths vented their

Street battles have erupted in Egypt for a third night, with at least 32 people killed and hundreds injured. In Port Said, youths vented their

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Unrest continues in Egypt after days of violent protests

In the aftermath of Friday’s violent demonstrations, protesters lingered on the streets of Cairo on Saturday morning, throwing stones and tear

In the aftermath of Friday’s violent demonstrations, protesters lingered on the streets of Cairo on Saturday morning, throwing stones and tear

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Court erupts as Egyptian football hooligans sentenced to death

A court in Egypt has given death sentences to 21 men found guilty of taking part in football violence last February. In total 73 people have been

A court in Egypt has given death sentences to 21 men found guilty of taking part in football violence last February. In total 73 people have been

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Egypt football violence trial opens in Cairo

Seventy-five men accused of involvement in a deadly stampede at an Egyptian football match appeared in court in Cairo on Tuesday. The proceedings

Seventy-five men accused of involvement in a deadly stampede at an Egyptian football match appeared in court in Cairo on Tuesday. The proceedings

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Teen shot dead as Egpyt football protests erupt

A 13-year-old boy was shot dead in Egypt’s Port Said on Saturday during continuing protests over last month’s deadly football riots. Eighteen

A 13-year-old boy was shot dead in Egypt’s Port Said on Saturday during continuing protests over last month’s deadly football riots. Eighteen

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Anger in Cairo over stadium disaster prosecutions

Fans of Cairo’s Al Ahli football club, which was caught up in Egypt’s worst stadium disaster, have staged an angry demonstration in the capital

Fans of Cairo’s Al Ahli football club, which was caught up in Egypt’s worst stadium disaster, have staged an angry demonstration in the capital

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Egypt: Foreign NGO staff face trial as clashes continue

Cairo continues to resemble a war zone near the Egyptian Interior Ministry amid a fifth day of clashes between demonstrators and police. Anger

Cairo continues to resemble a war zone near the Egyptian Interior Ministry amid a fifth day of clashes between demonstrators and police. Anger

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More dead in violence on streets of Egypts

Another night of unrest on Egypt’s streets has left six people dead in Cairo and Suez. Firefighters were slow to tackle the blaze when the

Another night of unrest on Egypt’s streets has left six people dead in Cairo and Suez. Firefighters were slow to tackle the blaze when the

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Egyptian calls for responsibility over football killings

Those in charge in Egypt say the events in the Port Said stadium were a case of fan rivalry taken to extremes. Others have been saying this was

Those in charge in Egypt say the events in the Port Said stadium were a case of fan rivalry taken to extremes. Others have been saying this was

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Street protests spread in Egypt

On the streets of Alexandria, following Friday prayers thousands marched towards a security forces’ base chanting slogans against the country’s

On the streets of Alexandria, following Friday prayers thousands marched towards a security forces’ base chanting slogans against the country’s

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Two die in Cairo street protests - reports

‘Friday of Anger’ is the name given to protests by activist groups following the deaths on Wednesday at a football match in Egypt. That anger burst

‘Friday of Anger’ is the name given to protests by activist groups following the deaths on Wednesday at a football match in Egypt. That anger burst

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Egypt faces further protests over Port Said deaths

Protesters have gathered for a second day outside Egypt’s interior ministry, two days after the killing of 74 people at a football match between

Protesters have gathered for a second day outside Egypt’s interior ministry, two days after the killing of 74 people at a football match between

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Violent protests after Egypt football tragedy

Protesters besieged Egypt’s Interior Ministry after a night of clashes with police in which 400 people were wounded, according to heath ministry

Protesters besieged Egypt’s Interior Ministry after a night of clashes with police in which 400 people were wounded, according to heath ministry

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Protesters question timing of Egypt football violence

Witnesses and medical workers claim two people have been killed after police used live rounds on protesters in the city of Suez. According to

Witnesses and medical workers claim two people have been killed after police used live rounds on protesters in the city of Suez. According to

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Two killed, hundreds injured in Cairo after football protest

There were violent clashes on the streets of Cairo on Thursday night, as outraged people expressed anger at the deaths of 74 people after a football

There were violent clashes on the streets of Cairo on Thursday night, as outraged people expressed anger at the deaths of 74 people after a football

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Blatter: 'A black day for football'

The Port Said Stadium, an 18,000 seater venue – a venue that will now forever be remembered for one of Africa’s worst football-related

The Port Said Stadium, an 18,000 seater venue – a venue that will now forever be remembered for one of Africa’s worst football-related

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Deadly football riot sparks clashes in Cairo

Clashes have erupted in Cairo amid demands for answers and justice for the dozens killed in Wednesday’s football violence. Security forces fired

Clashes have erupted in Cairo amid demands for answers and justice for the dozens killed in Wednesday’s football violence. Security forces fired

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'Police did absolutely nothing': Cairo coach

The Cairo club Al Ahly’s Portuguese coach has returned home to his native country saying the scenes he witnessed in Port Said changed his life. His

The Cairo club Al Ahly’s Portuguese coach has returned home to his native country saying the scenes he witnessed in Port Said changed his life. His