Egyptian museum goes up in flames amid escalating protests

By JPOST.COM STAFF
February 2, 2011 19:10

The Egyptian museum was fire bombed on Wednesday in escalating clashes between pro- and anti-government protesters in Egypt, reported Al-Jazeera.

The army was trying to put out the fire.

According to the report, Pro-Mubarak demonstrators also threw Molotov cocktails into anti-government crowds.

Around 500 people were injured in the latest round of clashes, al-Arabiya said.


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