Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Last night in central Cairo

Security forces chase the crowd from Tahrir Square.  According to Al Masry al Youm there were about 150 protesters injured, most of them were tranfered to hospitals. The same paper also says that the police dispersed around 11 oçlock in the veening the protests in Mahalla al-Kubra, one of the six major cities were demontrations took place.
For today, Wednesday, new protest are anounced to start at the beginning of the afternoon. The government said i n an communique that no protests are allowed. It says it  broke up the demonstration yesterday evening after its forces were attacked, which is of courtse no more than a pretext if not an outright lie. Twitter is down in Egypt.

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