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Latest News Wires Feud between families leaves 23 dead in two days in Egypt's Aswan province

A feud between an Arab clan and a Nubian family, sparked by accusations members of the clan supported ousted Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi, became violent this week. Insults and beating were followed by shootings and a full scale attack on an Arab neighborhood. 

By Haggag SalamaAssociated Press / April 5, 2014

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A bloody feud in Egypt's southern Aswan province between an Arab clan and a Nubian family has killed at least 23 people in two days of fighting, leaving bodies strewn on hospital floors and homes torched in its wake, government officials and witnesses said Saturday.