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Egypt Orders Investigation of Deadly Football Stampede

Egypt suspended all major football games in the country Monday and ordered an investigation into a violent clash in a Cairo suburb between security forces and football (soccer) fans that left more than 20 people dead. Sunday's violence broke out when police fired tear gas and birdshot into a corridor of fans trying to get into Air Defense stadium on a military facility. President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi ordered the investigation "to uncover the root causes" of the...

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