Police brutality in Cairo – level 2

28-04-2016 07:00

A policeman got into an argument with a vendor over the price of a cup of tea. The policeman shot the vendor dead and injured two others. The incident happened in a Cairo suburb.

The killing is the latest in a series of incidents in recent months. The Egyptian public is angry about police brutality. There was a riot after the latest incident.

Difficult words: vendor (a person who sells something), suburb (an outer city area where people live), riot (a violent, angry protest).

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