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Car Bomb Kills Egypt's Top Prosecutor

A car bomb Monday morning killed Egypt's top judicial official, General Prosecutor Hisham Barakat. The now-outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group has vowed to step up anti-government activities to mark the ouster of Islamist President Mohamed Morsi on June 30, 2013. Amateur video showed firemen trying to douse flames pouring from burning vehicles after a powerful car bomb blast struck the convoy of Egypt's top prosecutor. Initial reports said General Prosecutor Hisham Barakat was...

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