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Protesters clash with police in Egypt

Protesters riot on Egypt's streets

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Violent protests in Egypt have got bigger, with thousands of people taking to the streets demanding their President step down.

Demonstrations began after protests in Tunisia, where the leader was removed from power.

The world is watching closely, because it's very unusual to see such demonstrations against the government in Egypt, and these are the biggest in decades.

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