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  • Egyptian Riot Police Teargassing Christians Inside Cathedral in Cairo

    04/07/2013 10:33:21 AM PDT · by TSA-Watch · 11 replies
    Egypt Independent ^ | Egypt Independent | Heba Afify
    A funeral for four Coptic Christians killed in the town of Khosous quickly turned violent when unknown assailants swarmed in and began attacking attendees.Youth Union spokesperson Nader Shoukry told Al Jazeera Mubasher Misr that tear gas had been fired inside the cathedral there “without clear reason.” DPA news agency has reported that 25 people have been injured in the clashes.