20 Nov '11, 12am

Clashes in Cairo Leave 1 Dead, 676 Injured, Before Elections | Care2 Causes

Clashes in Cairo Leave 1 Dead, 676 Injured, Before Elections | Care2 Causes

Nine days before the first parliamentary elections are to be held in Egypt, more than 676 people have been injured and at least one person has died after security forces opened fire on protesters in Tahrir Square in Cairo. The violence began when riot police attacked 200 peaceful protesters and dismantled a small tent camp that had been set up in commemoration of those killed in the uprising. Thousands responded to calls on Twitter and social media sites as news of the clashes spread — and thousands of riot police poured into Tahrir Square, blocking entrances and firing rubber bullets, ”birdshot” pellet cartridges and tears gas. Protesters also held solidarity rallies in Alexandria and Suez. In Cairo, protesters proclaimed “Here is the revolution, nothing else” and tore up sidewalks and threw rocks at police forces; a police vehicle was set on fire . Crowds chanted ”The in...

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