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  • Egyptian security forces arrest a protester on his way to the anti-Morsi rally in Cairo. (Associated Press)

    Angry protesters fill Tahrir Square

    Hundreds of thousands of demonstrators gathered Tuesday in the center of Cairo to protest their democratically elected president's recent decrees granting himself near-absolute power, chanting slogans against the Muslim Brotherhood and accusing him of trying to become Egypt's new dictator.

  • Palestinians celebrate the cease-fire between Israel and Hamas in Gaza City on Wednesday after eight days of fighting. Egypt is monitoring compliance with the cease-fire. Negotiations on other issues between the two sides could begin in a few days. (Associated Press)

    Israelis cautious as a cease-fire with Hamas takes hold

    The tenuous truce between Israel and Hamas militants after eight days of savage fighting now relies on Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi to guarantee the cease-fire he spent days crafting.

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