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March 9, 2013 3:03 PM

Egyptian court confirms 21 death sentences in soccer riot, hands down 5 life terms

An Egyptian court issued split verdicts Saturday in the deadliest soccer riot in this country’s history, confirming death sentences for 21 fans accused of planning the violence, giving life terms to five others, and sentencing to long prison stretches two senior police commanders.

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