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Police attack praying Egyptians
New images show police using water canons against protesters praying on a bridge last Friday.
Last Modified: 31 Jan 2011 20:41 GMT


 
New pictures have emerged of last Friday's clashes between protesters and police on the Nile bridge that leads to Cairo's Tahrir square.

Some of the footage show people being sprayed with water while praying on the Nile bridge.

Al Jazeera's Hazim Sikka reports.

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