4 January 2014

Egypt: Interior Ministry - 235 Rioters Arrested in Six Governorates On Friday

Photo: Serene Assir/IRIN
Muslim Brotherhood supporters demonstrate outside a polling station in Alexandria (file photo).

Police arrested about 235 rioters of the terrorist Muslim Brotherhood on Friday during protests in six governorates, the interior ministry said in a statement on Friday 03/01/2014.

The outlaws set fire to cars, houses and shops, the ministry said. It added that the outlaws have possessed locally-made bombs, firearms, Molotov Cocktail and large sums of money to be distributed for those who participate in demonstrations.

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