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Man killed in Egypt raid on Nile island squatters
Cairo, July 16, 2017 (AFP) - One person was killed and 50 people were injured in clashes on Sunday as security forces tried to evict squatters from a Nile island, the government and witnesses said.
The incident on Warraq island in Cairo came amid a government campaign to remove encroachments from state property and land, an interior ministry statement said.
A health ministry statement said one man was killed and 19 people were injured, and ...