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Egyptian Police Injure 700 Protesters

Monday 21 November 2011

‘Security forces have left up to 700 protesters injured, a day after deadly clashes left at least three people dead and hundreds of others wounded in Cairo.

Security forces have also set protesters’ tents on fire. According to a statement by Egypt’s Interior Ministry, some 55 protesters have been arrested since Saturday.

This is while the country’s military council has also threatened protesters with a tougher response if they continue their demonstrations. Protesters are demanding a speedy transition of power to a civilian government.’

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