Report: Soldiers fire warning shots into air in Cairo

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January 30, 2011 16:53

 
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Egyptian soldiers fired warning shots into the air in a central Cairo square to disperse demonstrators gathered despite a curfew order, CNN reported Sunday afternoon.

The report came as fighter jets were swooping low over Cairo, in what appeared to be an attempt by the military to show its control of a city beset by looting, armed robbery and anti-government protests.

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