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  1/26/2011, Shevat 21, 5771

Three Dead as Protesters, Police Clash in Egypt

Three people were killed as protesters and policemen clashed in Egypt on Tuesday. Two of the dead were protesters killed in Suez. The third was a police officer who was hit in the head by a rock in Cairo. Protesters reported beatings and arrests as well.

The protests continued after nightfall, with thousands remaining on the streets.