Protester wearing gas mask amidst tear gas fired by police
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Egypt: 'Police are firing into the crowd'

There have been running battles between the police and protesters in the centre of Cairo, as pressure builds on the council after four days of violent clashes.

The BBC's Hugh Sykes has been with the protesters in Felaki Square, near Tahrir Square.

He described the to-and-fro movement between police firing tear gas, and demonstrators throwing stones and petrol bombs.

  • 22 Nov 2011
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