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Egyptians pass under a banner honoring people who were killed during the Jan. 25 protests, at Tahrir Square, Egypt, on Saturday, Feb. 12, 2011. The Arabic sign reads "who is responsible for their blood." (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)
Photo by: Amr Nabil
Egyptians pass under a banner honoring people who were killed during the Jan. 25 protests, at Tahrir Square, Egypt, on Saturday, Feb. 12, 2011. The Arabic sign reads "who is responsible for their blood." (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)

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