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Riots follow court verdict as
Egypt braces for more violence

Al-Ahram [Egypt], by Hatem Maher

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Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 3/9/2013 5:23:51 PM

Following a court verdict on Saturday, rioters set two public buildings in Cairo ablaze, plunging Egypt into more chaos and giving beleaguered president Mohamed Morsi a fresh challenge as he bids to control an outpouring of anger in several cities. The visibly angry crowd, identified by eyewitnesses as members of Ultras Ahlawy, a group of ardent Ahly supporters, embarked on a rioting spree after seven security officials were acquitted in the infamous Port Said football disaster trial. Three people have also died, one an eight-year-old, in separate clashes between protesters and police forces

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And, Americans think "soccer or football [elsewhere]" is boring. People have rioted, died, been tried and convicted, sentences [7] to death and this could help topple Morsi´s Muslim Brotherhood government. Now, this is exciting.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: mfm, 3/9/2013 5:32:11 PM     (No. 9217152)

Obama to the rescue...watch, more money, more weapons for that scum Morsi..we are so on the wrong side.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 3/9/2013 7:41:48 PM     (No. 9217314)

Well, that´s a good excuse for our esteemed leader to send them MORE money. Just shows where his brains are. Furlough or shut down a bunch of stuff in the USA and send $millions to Egypt. That makes sense to WHO ? except an
Administration that is perpetually out of touch with normal Americans. DC stands for Dysfunctional Chumps.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: BadgerBill, 3/9/2013 8:57:37 PM     (No. 9217353)

How can this be?

Morsi (MB) is Hillary´s and boy´s guy...remember---´Arab Spring´ and all?

I want my money back, boy!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: reddfroge, 3/9/2013 10:04:37 PM     (No. 9217403)

this is the ´stable´ government that we just gave 250 million dollars to...and, we cannot open the WH to tours????

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