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Deadly clashes in Suez

Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi has sent troops to Suez, in eastern Egypt, after eight people died in clashes between protesters and state security police.

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Protesters block roads in Egypt's second city

Protesters block roads around a main square in Alexandria, Egypt. Credit: Asmaa Waguih / Reuters

Hundreds of protesters in Egypt's second largest city, Alexandria, blocked roads and tramways around one of the main squares in the city.

A man prays in a main square where protesters have gathered to mark two years since the Egyptian revolution. Credit: Reuters / Asmaa Waguih

Scuffles broke out between tram drivers and a number of protester blocking the route, according to local media.

Masked protesters block the tramway tracks near a main square to launch the second anniversary of the January 25 revolution in Alexandria Credit: Reuters / Asmaa Waguih

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