Revolts in Egypt Ignacio Portero Cabriada
<ul><li>On January 25th, 2011 the protests began in Egypt against Mubarak.   </li></ul><ul><li>The tension grows in Egypt,...
<ul><li>A soldiers directs demonstrators arriving at Tahrir, or Liberation Square in Cairo, Egypt. More than a quarter-mil...
<ul><li>An Egyptian soldier fired into the air to disperse the Egyptians concentrated in Tahrir Square, the heart of Cairo...
<ul><li>Protesters pray next to a pile of stones during clashes in Tahrir Square. At least five people were killed in the ...
<ul><li>A man and his son walking through Tahrir Square. A tense atmosphere, punctuated by calls for peace, reigns today i...
<ul><li>Protesters take part in an anti-Mubarak protest in Cairo.  At least one million Egyptians took to the streets on T...
<ul><li>An Egyptian army soldier joins a crowd of Muslim demonstrators during a prayer on the sixth day of mass protests a...
<ul><li>A man carries a picture depicting Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak as Adolf Hitler. Mubarak overhauled his governm...
<ul><li>An Egyptian woman holds up a placard during a demonstration as massive tides of protesters flooded the Egyptian ca...
A woman makes the victory sign in front of thousands of people participating in the &quot;march of a million, a concentrat...
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Revolts in Egypt

  1. 1. Revolts in Egypt Ignacio Portero Cabriada
  2. 2. <ul><li>On January 25th, 2011 the protests began in Egypt against Mubarak. </li></ul><ul><li>The tension grows in Egypt, where there have been today the first clashes between supporters and opponents of the regime of President Hosni Mubarak, while Parliament adjourned until the review of the election results. The clashes are being developed in Tahrir Square, the epicenter of popular revolt, where protesters of both sides are fighting to death and with stones. </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>A soldiers directs demonstrators arriving at Tahrir, or Liberation Square in Cairo, Egypt. More than a quarter-million people flooded into the heart of Cairo Tuesday, filling the city’s main square in by far the largest demonstration in a week of unceasing demands for President Hosni Mubarak to leave after nearly 30 years in power. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>An Egyptian soldier fired into the air to disperse the Egyptians concentrated in Tahrir Square, the heart of Cairo, to demand the resignation of the regime of President Hosni Mubarak, on the seventh day of demonstrations against the president. The Cairo's Tahrir Square, a symbol of the protests of recent days, is guarded only by the troops of the Army, even though the police have begun to be deployed by the city to control traffic and order. </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>Protesters pray next to a pile of stones during clashes in Tahrir Square. At least five people were killed in the center of Cairo and fifteen others were wounded by shots fired by unknown militants of the opposition shortly before morning, according to the Qatari Al-Jazeera. The fire with automatic weapons were made beginning at 4.00 local time (2.00 GMT) in a shootout that lasted for about an hour. </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>A man and his son walking through Tahrir Square. A tense atmosphere, punctuated by calls for peace, reigns today in the Tharir, a symbol of popular revolt that shook Egypt for ten days. Army troops control access to the square to try to prevent the recurrence of fighting between supporters and opponents of Mubarak, which began yesterday at noon and left until a balance of seven dead and at least 1,200 injured. </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Protesters take part in an anti-Mubarak protest in Cairo. At least one million Egyptians took to the streets on Tuesday in scenes never before seen in the Arab nation’s modern history, roaring in unison for President Hosni Mubarak and his new government to quit. </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>An Egyptian army soldier joins a crowd of Muslim demonstrators during a prayer on the sixth day of mass protests across the country calling for the resignation of long term President, Hosni Mubarak. </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>A man carries a picture depicting Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak as Adolf Hitler. Mubarak overhauled his government on Monday to try to defuse a popular uprising against his 30-year rule but angry protesters rejected  the changes and said he must surrender power. </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>An Egyptian woman holds up a placard during a demonstration as massive tides of protesters flooded the Egyptian capital’s central Tahrir Square for the biggest outpouring of anger yet in their relentless drive to oust President Hosni Mubarak’s regime. </li></ul>
  11. 11. A woman makes the victory sign in front of thousands of people participating in the &quot;march of a million, a concentration which are expected to look a million people. A human tide of more than 100,000 people, according to security officials, crowded the square and tens of thousands more collapse the surrounding streets, people who continue to receive even though it is about to enter into force curfew in Egypt. The protesters are demanding the immediate resignation of President Hosni Mubarak, and free elections.

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