TITLE

New protests to save revolution

AUTHOR(S)
Harrison, Patrick
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Green Left Weekly;7/13/2011, Issue 886, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the protests which hundreds of thousands of people back to the streets in Cairo, Egypt on July 8, 2011 in order to save the country's revolution. It mentions that the protests, labelled "Friday of Justice for Revolutions Martyrs," are part of the struggle to press for democracy in the aftermath of the popular uprising that overthrew dictator Hosni Mubarak in February. It also several rally demands such as arrest of all involved in shooting protestors.
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