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#Port Said

# port-said - Saturday 9 March, 2013

From The42 Snapshot: Chaos in Egypt as protesters torch FA building Port Said

Snapshot: Chaos in Egypt as protesters torch FA building

This police officers’ club nearby the Egyptian FA was also targeted.

Egypt court confirms 21 death sentences over football riot

Five other defendants received life sentences over the deadly football riot in Port Said last year.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

# port-said - Saturday 2 March, 2013

Egypt protesters torch police station in Port Said

Around 500 protesters threw stones and petrol bombs at the police station, setting it on fire, and then blocked fire engines from reaching the blaze.

# port-said - Monday 18 February, 2013

Strikes shut down Egyptian port city for second day

The protesters are angry over the killing of some 50 people during demonstrations last month.

# port-said - Sunday 27 January, 2013

Egypt: 31 dead after football riot verdict

Riots took place in several cities across the country yesterday following the sentencing to death of 21 people for riots at a football game last year.

# port-said - Saturday 26 January, 2013

At least 22 dead following clashes in Egypt over football riot verdicts

Earlier a court in Port Said sentenced 21 people to death over the violence that led to 74 deaths at a football match in the coastal town last year.

Egypt: 21 people sentenced to death over Port Said football disaster

A policeman has reportedly been killed in violence in the coastal city of Port Said following the announcement of the verdicts.

# port-said - Saturday 24 March, 2012

Teenager shot dead in protests over Egyptian soccer ban

Clashes erupted between fans and security forces over a two-season ban against Port Said side al-Masry.

The 9 at 9: Saturday 9 At 9 This post contains videos

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things to know this morning…

# port-said - Monday 13 February, 2012

From The42 Report blames police negligence for 74 deaths at Egyptian stadium Tragedy

Report blames police negligence for 74 deaths at Egyptian stadium

A parliamentary inquiry into the football massacre in Port Said has found that appropriate security measures were not taken.

# port-said - Friday 3 February, 2012

Two shot dead as soccer riot sparks new round of violence in Egypt

They were the first to die in clashes that erupted around the country after a riot at a soccer stadium killed 74 on Wednesday as sports violence spiraled into a new political crisis for Egypt.

# port-said - Thursday 2 February, 2012

From The42 FIFA demand Egypt investigation into stadium tragedy Egypt

FIFA demand Egypt investigation into stadium tragedy

Sepp Blatter asks authorities to provide reasons for violence at stadium last night in which at least 74 died.

Three days of mourning after at least 74 killed in Egyptian soccer clashes Egypt This post contains videos

Three days of mourning after at least 74 killed in Egyptian soccer clashes

Fans invaded the pitch after a match between two of the country’s biggest football clubs Al-Masry and Al-Ahly.There are conflicting reports as to what caused the violence.

# port-said - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

From The42 Update: At least 73 killed in clashes after Egyptian football match Riot This post contains videos

Update: At least 73 killed in clashes after Egyptian football match

Some of the dead in this evening’s clashes were security officers, officials said.