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  Kislev 24, 5772 , 20/12/11

Cairo Protesters Burn Egypt’s History

Fires set by protesters against the Egyptian military regime have literally destroyed part of Egypt’s history, burning rare manuscripts. Firefighters caused additional damage to books by drenching a fire at a research center, where water damaged many books that escaped being burned.

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