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March 4, 2013 12:57 pm

253 Injured in Egyptian Riots

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Riot police in Egypt. Photo: Wikipedia.

Al Arabiya- Protesters clashed with police Sunday in the Egyptian city of Port Said as the interior ministry decided to move 39 prisoners awaiting a verdict over alleged involvement in a deadly football riot, a security official said.

A health ministry bulletin said 253 people were injured in the clashes as the army reported that one policeman was killed, army officer wounded.

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