Egypt imposes curfew, lockdown

Associated Press
Egyptian protesters shout anti-military council slogans in front of a banner showing Egypt's military ruler Field Marshal Hussein Tantawi, left, carrying ousted President Hosni Mubarak, during a demonstration at Tahrir Square, the focal point of Egyptian uprising, in Cairo, Egypt, Friday April 20, 2012. Tens of thousands of protesters packed Cairo's downtown Tahrir Square on Friday in the biggest demonstration in months against the ruling military, aimed at stepping up pressure on the generals to hand over power to civilians and bar ex-regime members from running in upcoming presidential elections. Arabic on the banner reads, "Tantawi and Mubarak are one hand." (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)

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Egypt's military has imposed a new curfew after 300 people were detained following deadly clashes with anti-army protesters, amid spiraling tension ahead of a presidential poll.

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