Egypt breaks in riots after lost against Algeria in world cup qualifier

Protesters threw stones and petrol bombs at a police near the Algeria Embassy in Cairo, Egypt on Friday because of the lost against Algeria.

Protesters threw stones and petrol bombs at a police near the Algeria Embassy in Cairo, Egypt on Friday because of the lost against Algeria. The Algerian team beat the Egyptians meaning they are now qualified to play in the 2010 Fifa soccer world cup next year in South Africa.

Cars were damaged in the riots and a few police officers got injured, the protests started already on Thursday when Egyptians burned Algerian flags and got confronted by riot police.