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Egypt unrest: Six soldiers shot dead in Cairo

Six Egyptian soldiers have been killed by gunmen at a checkpoint in the northern Cairo suburb of Shubra al-Khayma, state media reports.

A security official said two bombs left behind by the attackers had been defused.

Orla Guerin reports from Cairo.

  • 15 Mar 2014
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