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  Elul 8, 5773 , 14/08/13

Report: Muslim Brotherhood Rioters Set Fire to Church

Reports indicate that following violent clashes in Cairo, fighting is now taking place in other Egyptian cities as well. Unconfirmed reports were release Wednesday afternoon stating that fight between Muslim Brotherhood supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi and official army security forces broke out in the regional capital cities of Minya and Asyut. In Minya, police fired tear gas at protesters who were allegedly setting fire to a church. In Asyut, it was reported that 3,000 protesters clashed with soldiers.

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