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At Least 40 People Dead In Egypt As Violent Protests Continue

NPR | Jan. 28, 2013 3:23 p.m.

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Leila Fadel

Amid continuing turmoil and violence in Egypt, the main opposition alliance has rejected dialogue with the government of Islamist President Mohammed Morsi. Over the weekend, Morsi announced a state of emergency in the three main cities along the Suez Canal. One of those, Port Said, was the scene of major violence and there was more on Monday with police battling protesters.

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