Egypt clashes on second anniversary of Mubarak's fall

From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Mon Feb 11 2013, 14:49:48

AFP

Egyptian police clashed with hundreds of anti-government protestors outside the presidential palace on Monday, the second anniversary of the overthrow of Hosni Mubarak. The demonstrations drew a lower turnout than previous anti-Morsi rallies.

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