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A man walks by defaced graffiti which is believed to have sparked days of clashes between a Nubian family and members of an Arab clan, in the southern city of Aswan, Egypt on April 6, 2014. Dozens died in two days of street clashes that residents say were ignored by police in the area. (Sabry Khaled/El Shorouk Newspaper/AP)

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In Aswan, inter-tribal and ethnic tensions run high. Dozens died last week in two days of clashes while the Egyptian police focused on breaking up a local Islamist demonstration.

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