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Egypt postpones all football matches following Cairo deaths

All football in Egypt was postponed indefinitely on Monday after at least 20 people were killed following clashes between fans and police outside a stadium in Cairo on Sunday.

The public prosecutor’s office said there were 22 fatalities while Zamalek supporters … Read More

Al Jazeera journalist relieved to be free, calls for release of colleagues

Al Jazeera journalist Peter Greste said on Monday it was a great relief to be freed from prison in Egypt, but that he felt “incredible angst” about leaving two imprisoned colleagues behind.

Greste was released on Sunday after 400 days … Read More