Thursday, March 3, 2011
Obama at Cairo
Meanwhile, the 18 Day Revolution in Egypt apparently isn't over.
Protesters Storm Egypt Security Offices
Activists Break Into Several Interior Ministry Buildings, Seizing Trove of Documents Related to Mubarak's Government
BY DAVID LUHNOW AND MATT BRADLEY
CAIRO—Thousands of protesters stormed buildings belonging to Egypt's internal security forces over the weekend, seizing what protesters described as a treasure trove of documents related to the regime of ousted President Hosni Mubarak.
Mobs of several thousand people broke in to three Interior Ministry buildings on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, including the Cairo headquarters for Amn al Dowla, the agency responsible for domestic security. Some of the buildings were set alight.
Protesters clashed with army troops on Sunday as they tried to enter a prominent Amn al Dowla building in downtown Cairo. Troops fired shots into the air to disperse ...