February 2, 2011
About 500 people injured in recent round of clashes, says al-Arabiya; Egyptian museum goes up in flames; Gov’t supporters throw rocks at protesters from buildings, according to reports; gun shots heard at Tahrir square.
Pro-government demonstrators in Cairo threw dozens of Molotov cocktails at those protesting against Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak on Wednesday.
Numerous explosives were hurled as the pro-regime mob attempted to push through a no-man’s land towards the anti-Mubarak protesters in Cairo’s Tahrir (Liberation) Square.
This article was posted: Wednesday, February 2, 2011 at 7:44 pm