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22 Oct 2013 07:54 GMT | Middle East
Eleven Egyptian football fans convicted over deadly riots in the city of Port Said begin their retrials on Tuesday. Up to 74 fans died after violence at a match between Al-Ahly and Al-Masry clubs last year. Many say the convictions are political and that no evidence was brought against them.
Al Jazeera's Sue Turton reports from Port Said.
Source: Al Jazeera
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