Egypt Soccer Riot Leaves At Least 25 People Dead
At least 25 people are dead after police reportedly launched tear gas at a massive crowd storming a barricade outside a soccer stadium in Cairo.By Jay Strubberg | February 9, 2015
At least 25 people were killed and dozens of others injured Sunday after a violent clash between police and soccer fans outside a stadium in Egypt.
This raw footage appears to show police launching tear gas at a massive crowd storming a barricade outside Cairo's Air Defense Stadium. The riot occurred before a Premier League match between rival teams Zamalek and ENPPI. (Video via YouTube / vid egy)
The death toll varied across reports and is expected to climb. Most outlets say at least 25 people died, but others have the number as high as 40.