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Army on alert amid Suez unrest

Thousands of people have taken to the streets in Egypt on a fifth day of protests.

In Cairo, police used rubber bullets and tear gas in clashes with protesters at the interior ministry and there have also been clashes in the cities of Alexandria and Ismailiya.

Army tanks and soldiers have been sent out onto the streets in Suez, which was the scene of violent rioting on Friday. From there, Rupert Wingfield-Hayes reports.

  • 29 Jan 2011
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