Share this on:
About this iReport
  • Approved for CNN

  • Click to view arasquare's profile
    Posted January 26, 2013 by
    This iReport is part of an assignment:
    Protests in Egypt: Your experiences

    More from arasquare

    Ultras Ahlawy demand justice


    CNN PRODUCER NOTE     arasquare gathered outside the Ahly club headquarters in Cairo where thousands of Egyptians waited for the verdict of those involved in killing members of Ultras Ahlawy. He says, 'Ultras Ahlawy are known for their organized cheering and for their support for the revolution. They held photos of their friends who were killed in Port Said Massacre.' He photographed the mass celebrations and chanting as the partial verdict was announced. He reports, 'they chanted against the ministry of interior and the former military council who they see as partners in the massacre that led to the death of 72 of their friends in Port Said.'
    - Christi, CNN iReport producer

    Thousands of Ultras Ahlawy, Ahly club football fans, celebrated Saturday's court verdict on Port Said football massacre sentencing 21 civilians to death for killing members of Ultras Ahlawy. They stressed that this is just the beginning and they are still waiting for the second verdict on the remaining defendants including police officers. They chanted against the ministry of interior and the former military council. They called for justice and held pictures of their friends who died in the massacre.

    What do you think of this story?

    Select one of the options below. Your feedback will help tell CNN producers what to do with this iReport. If you'd like, you can explain your choice in the comments below.
    Be and editor! Choose an option below:
      Awesome! Put this on TV! Almost! Needs work. This submission violates iReport's community guidelines.


    Log in to comment

    iReport welcomes a lively discussion, so comments on iReports are not pre-screened before they post. See the iReport community guidelines for details about content that is not welcome on iReport.

    Add your Story Add your Story