Egypt: Deadly clashes follow soccer riot verdict
Last Updated 4:48 p.m. ET. CAIRO Relatives and angry young men rampaged through the Egyptian city of Port Said on Saturday in assaults that killed at least 27 people following death sentences for local fans involved in the country's worst bout of ...
At least 30 die in Egypt riots after soccer fans sentenced to death
27 die in Egypt riots after verdict in soccer deaths
Blood in Egypt's Streets: Anger in Tahrir then Soccer Violence in Port Said
At least 30 die in clashes over Egypt soccer disaster verdict
On the second anniversary of the Arab Spring revolution in Egypt, protesters clashed and dozens were killed outside a jail. NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin reports. By Yusri Mohamed and Yasmine Saleh, Reuters. PORT SAID/CAIRO - At least 30 people were killed ...
16 Die in Egypt Riot After Soccer Violence Verdict
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A 'Black Bloc' Emerges in Egypt
New York Times (blog)
Last Updated, Saturday, 10:17 a.m. While using Twitter to narrate events in Tahrir Square on Friday, people in Egypt described tires burning in the street, protesters blocking traffic and hurling rocks, and police officers launching tear gas in an ...
At least 26 die in clashes over Egypt soccer disaster verdict
By Yusri Mohamed and Yasmine Saleh, Reuters. PORT SAID/CAIRO - At least 26 people died on Saturday when Egyptians rampaged in protest at the sentencing of 21 people to death over a soccer stadium disaster, adding to bloody street turmoil confronting ...
Egypt Riot After Soccer Violence Verdict Kills At Least 27
CAIRO -- Relatives and angry young men rampaged through the Egyptian city of Port Said on Saturday in assaults that killed at least 27 people following death sentences for local fans involved in the country's worst bout of soccer violence. Unrest ...
22 killed as death sentences in Egypt soccer riot spark clashes
Los Angeles Times
The violence, which followed Friday's deadly protests against the Islamist-led government, revealed how frayed and desperate Egypt has become two years after the toppling of autocrat Hosni Mubarak. The verdict in the soccer riot case was nervously ...
Clashes In Egypt Intensify Following Death Sentences
An Egyptian court has sentenced 21 defendants to death over a deadly soccer riot last year, adding fuel to the violent protests that continued to flare across the country on Saturday. Military forces were deployed to Port Said after protesters stormed ...
Wall Street Journal
Death Sentences in Soccer Violence Spark More Clashes in Egypt
Wall Street Journal
CAIRO—Dozens of people were killed as violence engulfed cities across Egypt for the second straight day Saturday, challenging Egypt's police and military to contain mounting lawlessness on a national scale. At least 30 people were killed and more than ...
Egypt death toll rises after soccer-melee ruling
Al Ahly soccer club fans, also known as “Ultras”, celebrate and shout slogans Saturday in front of the Al Ahly club after hearing the final verdict of the 2012 Port Said massacre. Dozens of people were killed on Saturday in violence that erupted in ...
Deaths in Egypt after football fans sentenced
Some have been charged with murder and others with assisting the attackers. The verdicts are not final; death sentences must be approved by Egypt's grand mufti, though that is largely a procedural formality. Defendants can also appeal their sentences, ...