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Army warns of Egypt collapse

The head of the Egyptian military has warned the ongoing political conflict could lead to the collapse of the state. Seven people have reportedly been shot dead and hundreds injured in Port Said during the funerals of 33 protesters killed in the city

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Port Said residents react to football death sentences

Residents in Port Siad, where the deadly football riot took place last February, react to the death sentences passed down today. Credit: Asmaa Wauguih / Reuters

Port Said residents rampaged through the streets in anger after 21 people were sentenced to death for their role in the deadly football riot that took place in February last year.

The defendants are all from Port Said, and their supporters attempted to storm the prison to free other defendants.

Residents of Port Said react to the news that 21 men will be sentenced to death for their role Credit: Asmaa Wauguih / Reuters

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