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Riot police are deployed after Egyptian presidential palace clashes, one killed

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AFP, CAIRO

The clashes were less intense than in the past week.

Nearly 60 people have died in the clashes, mostly in Port Said, where violence erupted after 21 residents were sentenced to death a week ago over soccer-related violence last year.

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