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In Pictures: Violence around Semiramis Hotel

Parts of the main entrance of Semiramis Intercontinental Hotel were destroyed following violent clashes that took place around the hotel since Friday. Security forces arrested 28 people accused of carrying out an attack on Semiramis Intercontinental Hotel early morning Tuesday. The hotel announced Tuesday afternoon that it was temporarily closing for security reasons. “We hope …

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Photo Gallery: Egypt revisited by turmoil

Since the 2011 Revolution, Egyptians have become familiar with outbursts of violence across the nation. The public is polarised and political groups have been locked in an impasse since December. Presidential calls for dialogue have largely been ignored by the opposition. The most recent surge in violence hit hardest in the cities overlooking the Suez …

Daily News Egypt

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In Pictures: Ultras react to Port Said verdict

  Ultras Ahlawy gathered early Saturday morning near Al-Ahly Club headquarters in Cairo to hear the verdicts of 74 people accused of killing over 70 others- mostly young men- during a football match last year in Port Said. Photos by Sara Abou Bakr

Daily News Egypt

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In pictures: Protesters clash with security in Alexandria

Clashes broke out in Alexandria on Friday between protesters and security forces in front of Mansheya police station and the local council building. “Security forces used tear gas and rubber bullets to disperse protesters” said Hassan Mahrous, a political activist in Alexandria. A number of injuries resulted from the clashes but no casualties were reported. Some protesters …

Nouran El-Behairy