Cairo's uprising: Protests & clashes

Associated Press
An Egyptian protester shouts ant-President Morsi slogans as anti-riot forces block the entrance to the presidential palace in Cairo, Egypt, Friday, Jan.25, 2013. Authorities expect a violent anniversary of the 2011 uprising that toppled long-time authoritarian President Hosni Mubarak. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)

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Spurred by disillusionment with the slow pace of democratic reforms, the  economic crisis and opposition to the increasingly autocratic governance of Islamist President Mohamed Morsi, unrest in Cairo and other Egyptian cities raged two years after the Jan. 25, 2011 uprising, which toppled the dictatorship of Hosni Mubarak.

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