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Attacks in Egypt Raise Tensions Ahead of Election

Five people were killed Friday in attacks against Egyptian police and military targets, both in the capital Cairo and in the south Sinai.  The persistent violence since Islamist President Mohamed Morsi was ousted in July 2013 is creating some tension with under a month to go before Egyptians vote for a new president. A fireman uses a shovel to pick through the charred wreckage of a burnt-out bus, following an attack by a suicide bomber near Egypt's south Sinai capital of...

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