Clashes Erupt Across Egypt


Demonstrators and security forces have confronted one another and engaged in clashes across Egypt on the second anniversary of the revolution which deposed former president Hosni Mubarak.

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  • Egypt:  Breaking - Street Battles Erupt Port Said, Gunshots Heard

    Aswat Masriya, 26 January 2013

    Street battles erupted on Saturday in the area surrounding Port Said prison while gunshots were heard, Nile news reporter said. read more »

  • Egypt:  Protesters Stone Security Forces in Cairo

    Aswat Masriya, 25 January 2013

    Dozens of protesters on Friday hurled stones at security forces stationed behind the cement wall in Sheikh Rihan's Street in downtown Cairo. read more »

  • Egypt:  19 Injured in Alexandria Clashes

    Aswat Masriya, 25 January 2013

    The number of people injured on Friday in Alexandria rose to 19 following clashes between police forces and protesters near the local municipality in Kom al-Dekka, a source at the ... read more »

  • Egypt:  Clashes Toll Exceeds 30 in Suez

    Aswat Masriya, 25 January 2013

    More than 30 people on Friday were injured in clashes between police forces and protesters in the area surrounding Suez' city council, an Aswat Masriya witness reported. read more »

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Government supporters clash with protesters (file photo).

  • Egypt:  Breaking - Clashes, Teargas At Presidential Palace

    Aswat Masriya, 25 January 2013

    Clashes on Friday broke out between protesters and security forces in charge of guarding Cairo's presidential palace. read more »

  • Egypt:  PM Kandil Urges Political Powers to Keep Demonstrations Peaceful

    Aswat Masriya, 25 January 2013

    Prime Minister Hisham Kandil on Friday called on political powers and parties to assume their national duties and explicitly condemn riots and vandalism, urging them to keep ... read more »

  • Egypt:  Port Said Marches Demand Toppling President Mursi

    Aswat Masriya, 25 January 2013

    Thousands of protesters accompanied by Ultras Masrawy and Green Eagles (fans of al-Masry football club) on Friday participated in marches in Port Said on the second anniversary of ... read more »

  • Egypt:  Protesters Break Into Suez City Council, Declare Sit-in

    Aswat Masriya, 25 January 2013

    A number of protesters on Friday broke into the Suez city council and declared a sit-in amid ongoing clashes with security forces surrounding the building. read more »

  • Egypt:  Protesters Cut Off Alexandria's Corniche, Tramway

    Aswat Masriya, 25 January 2013

    Scores of protesters on Friday cut off the Corniche and the tramway in al-Qaed Ibrahim Mosque's area in Alexandria and placed cement barriers on the tramway. read more »

  • Egypt:  62 Security Vehicles to Protect Interior Ministry, Cabinet

    Aswat Masriya, 25 January 2013

    Security forces on Friday tightened measures around the Ministry of Interior, the cabinet headquarters, and the parliament in anticipation of developments during the demonstrations ... read more »

  • Egypt:  Locals Rally on Anniversary of Uprising

    Aswat Masriya, 25 January 2013

    Amid fears and warnings of violence, Egypt is witnessing demonstrations on Friday on the second anniversary of the January 25 uprising that toppled former president Hosni Mubarak's ... read more »

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  • Egypt:  FJP Head - Locals Entitled to Celebrate Uprising Anniverary Without Violence

    Aswat Masriya, 25 January 2013

    All Egyptians are entitled to celebrate the anniversary of then January 25 revolution in their own way without violence or vandalism under any pretexts, head of the Muslim ... read more »

  • Egypt:  Four Wounded in Tahrir Clashes - Health Ministry

    Aswat Masriya, 24 January 2013

    Four people on Thursday were injured in clashes between protesters and security forces in Cairo's al-Qasr al-Aini street and Tahrir Square, spokesman of the Ministry of Health ... read more »

  • Egypt:  Medical Teams, Ambulances On Standby for Friday Demonstrations

    Aswat Masriya, 25 January 2013

    Three medical teams and 1950 ambulances are ready for deployment on Friday in preparation for the January uprising anniversary demonstrations, head of the Egyptian Ambulance ... read more »

  • Egypt:  ElBaradei Calls for Protests On Revolution Anniversary

    Aswat Masriya, 24 January 2013

    Nobel Laureate and opposition figure Mohamed ElBaradei has called on all Egyptians to take to the streets on Friday, which marks the second anniversary of the January 25 ... read more »

  • Egypt:  Local Women March On January 25 Anniversary

    Aswat Masriya, 24 January 2013

    Feminist groups have called on Egyptian women to march to Tahrir Square and the presidential palace on Friday, which marks the second anniversary of the January 25 revolution. read more »

  • Egypt:  Cabinet: January 25th Revolution Changed Face of Egypt

    Egypt State Information Service, 24 January 2013

    Cabinet, led by Prime Minister Hisham Qandil, commemorates the second anniversary of the January 25th Revolution, stating it "changed the face of Egypt" in a press statement ... read more »

  • Egypt:  Clashes in Nation On Eve of Uprising Anniversary

    Tunis Afrique Presse, 24 January 2013

    Tensions ran high on Thursday, the eve of the second anniversary of the Egyptian revolution, as police clashed with protesters who tried to dismantle a wall of concrete blocks ... read more »

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