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Violent clashes before Egyptian soccer match

Updated 1412 GMT (2212 HKT) February 9, 2015
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Soccer fans confront police outside a stadium in Cairo on Sunday, February 8. At least 19 people were killed in violent clashes ahead of a scheduled match between Zamalek and ENPPI, the Health Ministry said. Xinhua/Sipa USA
A masked man gestures near a burning car outside the stadium. STR/AFP/Getty
A pickup truck burns outside the stadium. Ahmed Abd El-Gwad/El Shorouk newspaper/AP
Firefighters try to put out the burning vehicle. STR/AFP/Getty
Soccer fans hold flares inside the stadium. The match went ahead despite the violence outside. Ahmed Abd El-Gwad/El Shorouk newspaper/AP