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Amid hundreds of thousands of protesters and in the shadow of tanks, Dr. Ahmad
Zaafan and Oula Abdul Hamid were wed in Cairo’s Tahrir Square on
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The couple had been camping in the square since January
“I am worried because my parents could not come to attend the party,
but happy that all Egyptians and Arabs have witnessed my marriage and we both
received blessings and congratulations from all over the world,” Zaafan, a
pharmacologist, told Gulf News, a Dubai-based newspaper.
300,000 people were in Tahrir Square at the time of the ceremony.
very happy about the idea of tying the wedding knot in this holy square, which
is witnessing the rebirth of our nation,” Abdul Hamid said.