Is that it seems to be based purely on version vs version. Whoever has better confidence and acting skills is going to win. That's not very healthy for a politician who obviously has enemies. I'm not saying he didn't do it, it's just that for something like this you must have more to rely on.
Gunmen in Egypt kill guard outside Niger embassy (Reuters)
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