27 dead in Egypt riot’s wake
21 soccer fans’ death verdicts incite backers
Posted: January 27, 2013 at 4:59 a.m.
The Egyptian government appeared to have lost control of the major city of Port Said on Saturday after a court sentenced 21 fans to death for taking part in a deadly soccer riot, and their supporters attacked the prison where they were being held, as well as the police and court buildings.
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