People walk past police standing guard in central Cairo, January 27, 2015. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih
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An Egyptian court upheld three-year jail sentences Tuesday for three prominent liberal activists, judicial sources said, after days of violence around the anniversary of the 2011 uprising that toppled autocrat Hosni Mubarak.A car bomb killed one person and wounded two near a police station in Egypt's second largest city Alexandria Tuesday, and police discovered three other explosive devices, security sources said, blaming militant Islamists.Security forces have mounted the biggest crackdown against Islamists in the country's history on Sisi's watch and liberal activists have also been jailed.
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