People arrive back at Gatwick airport from Cairo
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'We've had to barricade ourselves in'

British nationals fleeing the political turmoil in Egypt have described scenes of terror on the streets of Cairo.

161 Britons landed at Gatwick airport on a Foreign Office-chartered Boeing 757 at 2210 GMT on Thursday.

Several described the fear and violence that led them to leave the country.

Kasia Madera reports.

  • 04 Feb 2011
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