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PBS NewsHour | News Wrap: Egyptian Troops Use Violence to End Tahrir Square Sit-In | PBS

Duration: 01:40
Program: PBS NewsHour #10122
Broadcast Date: Aug. 1, 2011

In other news Monday, Egyptian troops used electrified clubs and fired shots into the air to end a sit-in at Cairo's Tahrir Square. Several hundred protesters had camped there for several weeks, demanding faster political changes. Also, the Turkish prime minister moved to tighten civil control on the military.

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Post Date: August 1, 2011