Democracy Now: Thousands of Egyptians Protest in Tahrir Square

In Egypt, thousands of pro-democracy protesters are gathering in Cairo’s Tahrir Square today for what has been dubbed the second Friday of rage to protest against the ruling military council. Activists are calling for an end to military trials, the lifting of the three-decade-old emergency law, the formation of a civilian government and the acceleration of trials of former figures from the Mubarak regime.

~ by wheresthemic on May 27, 2011.

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