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Tuesday 5 December 2023 Dublin: 3°C

# Port Said

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Snapshot: Chaos in Egypt as protesters torch FA building
This police officers’ club nearby the Egyptian FA was also targeted.
Egypt court confirms 21 death sentences over football riot
Five other defendants received life sentences over the deadly football riot in Port Said last year.
Egypt protesters torch police station in Port Said
Around 500 protesters threw stones and petrol bombs at the police station, setting it on fire, and then blocked fire engines from reaching the blaze.
Strikes shut down Egyptian port city for second day
The protesters are angry over the killing of some 50 people during demonstrations last month.
Egypt: 31 dead after football riot verdict
Riots took place in several cities across the country yesterday following the sentencing to death of 21 people for riots at a football game last year.
At least 22 dead following clashes in Egypt over football riot verdicts
Earlier a court in Port Said sentenced 21 people to death over the violence that led to 74 deaths at a football match in the coastal town last year.
Egypt: 21 people sentenced to death over Port Said football disaster
A policeman has reportedly been killed in violence in the coastal city of Port Said following the announcement of the verdicts.
Teenager shot dead in protests over Egyptian soccer ban
Clashes erupted between fans and security forces over a two-season ban against Port Said side al-Masry.
Report blames police negligence for 74 deaths at Egyptian stadium
A parliamentary inquiry into the football massacre in Port Said has found that appropriate security measures were not taken.
Two shot dead as soccer riot sparks new round of violence in Egypt
They were the first to die in clashes that erupted around the country after a riot at a soccer stadium killed 74 on Wednesday as sports violence spiraled into a new political crisis for Egypt.
FIFA demand Egypt investigation into stadium tragedy
Sepp Blatter asks authorities to provide reasons for violence at stadium last night in which at least 74 died.
Three days of mourning after at least 74 killed in Egyptian soccer clashes
Fans invaded the pitch after a match between two of the country’s biggest football clubs Al-Masry and Al-Ahly.There are conflicting reports as to what caused the violence.
Update: At least 73 killed in clashes after Egyptian football match
Some of the dead in this evening’s clashes were security officers, officials said.