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Battling Barriers and Shouting Demands in Egypt

Rising Tensions

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Tahrir SquareShouting ChantsAtop the WallStorming BlockadeRepublican GuardWrapped in FlagsRising Tensions

Rising Tensions

The draft constitution and decree granting President Mohammed Morsi more powers have divided the nation and set off some of the worst violence since Morsi took office in June.


Thousands of pro- and anti-government demonstrators again took to the streets Tuesday in Cairo, Egypt, ahead of a constitutional referendum on Dec. 15.