Category: International news

4 killed in pro-antiMubarak clashes

egypt protesters.jpgAnti-government protesters kept a grim grip on the square at the centre of efforts to oust Egypt’s president into the morning hours Thursday, after a day of battles marked by horse- and camelback charges, rhythmic banging of makeshift shields and the glow of firebombs hurled in the dark.

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AU panel faces an uphill task

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A high-level panel named by the African Union to mediate in the Cote d’ivoire crisis faces an uphill task in agreeing to a unified stand as it only has a few options to offer the country’s two rival leaders.

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