Egyptian museum goes up in flames amid escalating protests

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.