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Submission + - Tens thousand protest in Cairo, Twitter blocked (ahram.org.eg)

Haffner writes: Protests in Cairo, Egypt have now reached the tens of thousands. Police have deployed water cannons and tear gas. I am writing this live from Cairo, where I witnessed a throng of 1000-3000 march towards Tahrir Square in downtown Cairo. I also witnessed 300-500 protesting on one of the bridges heading downtown. Most importantly, twitter has been blocked by many national carriers. Other updating links include http://www.guardian.co.uk/global/blog/2011/jan/25/middleeast-tunisia and https://www.nytimes.com/2011/01/26/world/middleeast/26egypt.html?_r=2&src=twrhp
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