Proterster

  • Egypt govt apologises after video of naked protester aired February 3, 2013

    Cairo: The Egypt government has issued an apology after visuals of police beating up a naked man were shown in a video. The visuals show the riot police beating a man and dragging him towards an armoured vehicle. The beatings were aired even as disgruntled citizens continued to protest at the...
  • Makeshift hospital built at Tahrir square February 4, 2011

    Cairo: As thousands of protesters took part in Friday prayers in Cairo's Tahrir Square, some of those wounded in the previous day's violence were being treated at a makeshift field hospital nearby. Medics set up a firstaid clinic in a mosque bringing with them much needed supplies including bandages and medicine. Although...