News Brief 2/8/2011, Adar 4, 5771
Mubarak: Establish a Commission of Inquiry Into Riots
The Egyptian news agency MENA reported that President Hosni Mubarak has ordered to establish a committee to investigate the violent clashes that took place in the a-Tahrir Square in Cairo last Wednesday. Several people were killed during those clashes and hundreds were wounded.
The clashes broke out between Mubarak's supporters and opponents and included shooting and stone throwing.