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Latest update : 2011-02-11

Egypt: the day Tahrir Square saw running battles

Protesters in Egypt calling on Hosni Mubarak to step down got their wish in the end. But prior to that, on February 2nd, Mubarak supporters stormed Tahrir Square on camels and horses and attacked protesters, as well as foreign journalists. Our reporters Karim Hakiki and Johan Bodin were there. This is their exclusive report.

By Karim HAKIKI

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