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Robert Fisk: Blood and fear in Cairo’s streets

February 3, 2011 Leave a comment Go to comments

The fighting around me in the square called Tahrir was so terrible that we could smell the blood. The men and women who are demanding the end of Mubarak’s 30-year dictatorship – and I saw young women in scarves and long skirts on their knees, breaking up the paving stones as rocks fell around them – fought back with an immense courage which later turned into a kind of terrible cruelty.  READ MORE>>>>>>

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