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Protests escalate as Egypt vanishes from the Internet

Follow live updates from Egypt on Twitter, here Riot police in Egyptian cities fired tear gas and rubber bullets to disperse thousands of anti-regime protesters who flooded out of Friday prayers demanding an end to decades of corruption and oppression. Police were deployed in strength around the most populous Arab…

Egypt police fire rubber bullets at Cairo protests

CAIRO (Reuters) – Egyptian riot police fired rubber bullets at protesters who had promised a “Friday of Wrath” in Cairo to demand the end of President Hosni Mubarak’s 30-year rule as part of a wave of unrest gripping the Middle East. Angry protesters gathered in a neighborhood near a residential…

Egypt activists vow more protests as 1,000 arrested

Pro-democracy activists vowed Thursday to step up the largest anti-government protests in Egypt in three decades, despite mass arrests and mammoth security and as a leading dissident headed to join them. The protests against the autocratic rule of President Hosni Mubarak, inspired by the groundbreaking “Jasmine Revolution” in Tunisia, have…

Cairo erupts as Egyptian protesters demand Mubarak resign

Update: Twitter, Facebook reportedly inaccessible Tens of thousands of demonstrators took to the streets across Egypt Tuesday, facing down a massive police presence to demand the ouster of President Hosni Mubarak in protests inspired by Tunisia’s popular uprising. Gamal Mubarak, son of President Hosni Mubarak, had fled the country along…

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