Aswat Masriya (Cairo)

12 January 2013

Egypt: Scuffles, Gunfire At Presidential Palace

Media reports said on Satuday evening that shots was heard in front of the presidential palace in Cairo.

Several tents of protesters at the palace were torched, al-Jazeera channel reported.

Scores of protesters were injured after unknown assailants had attacked them, al-Masry al-Youm gate reported.

The assailants shot at the protesters and set the tents on fire using petrol bombs.

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