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June 25, 2013

Netizens react to Egypt anti-Shia mob violence

Sunday's attack was the country's latest in a series of sectarian clashes.
Egyptians carry the coffin of a Shiite man, who was killed last night along with three others by a mob, during a funeral in El-Sayeda Nafisa Mosque in Cairo on June 24, 2013. AFP PHOTO/GIANLUIGI GUERCIA

Five Egyptian Shias accused of trying to "spread their version of Islam" were beaten to death when they came under attack by a mob of 3,000 villagers.

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