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Egypt's league to resume play

Updated: July 5, 2012, 11:28 AM ET
Associated Press

CAIRO -- The Egyptian Football Association says the country's domestic league will resume in August after a seven-month suspension following a deadly riot at a stadium in Port Said this year.

The Association's spokesman, Azmy Megahed, told The Associated Press on Thursday the league will start Aug. 24 if the government approves security measures at the stadiums around the country.

The Interior Ministry wants video cameras and metal detectors installed at stadiums to help prevent a ...

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