Egypt unrest continues despite state of emergency

From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Mon Jan 28 2013, 06:09:25

Police fired teargas to break up protests in central Cairo on Monday, a day after Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi declared a 30-day state of emergency in three cities along the Suez Canal following weekend violence.

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