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2011-01-29

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'Live rounds used' in Egypt

“They’re using live rounds,” said one protester in Cairo. “They say they’re using rubber bullets but look at this.This is a real bullet.” As the

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Protests from Tunisia to Jordan

In Tunisia, the protest movement is beginning to run out of steam. There were clashes on Friday and reported injuries when riot police used tear

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Egypt's unprecedented dissent

The scenes coming out of Egypt this week are unprecedented. It had been widely thought that President Hosni Mubarak’s military-backed regime was

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Mubarak sacks government

Egypt’s President Hosni Mubarak has sacked his government and promised dialogue but protesters remain on the streets of Cairo. The army is out too