Largest Egyptian Protests In Decades Demand End To Dictatorship

 
In a day of protests in Egypt hundreds of thousands of people marched in the streets facing down riot police, water cannon, baton charges and tear gas. The people are chanting for freedom,an end to the corrupt administration of Hosni Mubarak in power for 30 years, with the demand that he to join the Tunisian dictator Ben Ali in Saudi Arabia. At least three protesters were killed with some reports that police in some cities used live ammunition on crowds.

Tonight, January the 26th, there will be a demonstration of solidarity with the Egyptian protests at Market St & Montgomery St in San Francisco starting at 5pm.

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