A protester shouts anti-military council slogans at Tahrir Square ...
Dec 23rd, 2011
(Reuters) - A protester shouts anti-military council slogans at Tahrir Square in Cairo December 23, 2011. Thousands of Egyptians rallied in Cairo and other cities on Friday to demand the military give up power and vent their anger after 17 people were killed in protests where troops beat and clubbed women and men even as they lay on the ground. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El-Ghany (EGYPT - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST) -
CAIRO (AP) - Egyptian security forces have fired tear gas at protesters hurling firebombs at them in central Cairo, hours after hundreds of opponents of Egypt's President Mohammed Morsi rallied peacefully in the streets denouncing his rule and demanding early presidential elections. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - Insurgents ambushed an Afghan government peace negotiator on Wednesday, killing him and two bodyguards as they headed to a meeting in the south to discuss plans for local troops to take over responsibility from the U.S-led coalition, Afghan officials said. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]