'Black Bloc' revolutionaries baffle Egyptians

From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Thu Jan 31 2013, 16:58:51

Everyone on Egypt's streets and social networks is talking about them but no one really knows who they are. Calling themselves "Black Bloc," these new masked opponents of the Morsi regime are set to defend street protesters--by force if necessary.

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