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Egypt day 11: Protesters rally for 'Day of Departure'

Vast crowds of anti-government demonstrators filled Tahrir Square amid a bigger army presence and tight security perimeter.

 
 

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Anti-government demonstrators with an Egyptian flag shout anti-Mubarak slogans after Friday prayers at Tahrir Square in Cairo. Tens of thousands of Egyptians prayed in Tahrir (or Liberation) Square on Friday for an immediate end to President Hosni Mubarak's 30-year rule, hoping a million more would join them in what they called the "Day of Departure."


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