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17 die in Indonesian boxing match stampede

17 die in Indonesian boxing match stampede

July 15, – Seventeen spectators were crushed to death at a boxing match in remote eastern Indonesia after supporters of the loser started a riot, police said Monday. “Seventeen people died in the crush, 12 of whom were women, and another 38 were injured and have been hospitalised for treatment,” Papua provincial police spokesman I […]

July 15, 2013 | By More
Egypt prosecutor orders Muslim Brotherhood arrests

Egypt prosecutor orders Muslim Brotherhood arrests

July 10, Cairo – Prosecutors in Egypt have ordered the arrest of Muslim Brotherhood leaders for allegedly inciting violence that led to the deaths of over 50 people. Senior figures including Mohamed Badie were among those charged. The announcement on Wednesday from prosecutors in Egypt refers to an incident on Monday when violent clashes erupted […]

July 10, 2013 | By More