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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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Report: Policemen shot dead outside Port Said prison

Two policemen have been shot dead outside a prison in Egypt's Port Said shortly after a court sentenced 21 people to death for taking part in the Port Said football disaster that killed 74 people in February 2012, according to Reuters.

Protesters had gathered at the prison where many of the defendants in the case were being held, and state media reported gunshots outside the jail.

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