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Sat February 5, 2011
Middle East

Egypt's Tahrir Square Under World Watch

An estimated 100,000 people gathered in Cairo Friday to demand the ouster of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak. The demonstration was peaceful, unlike protests earlier in the week that pitted Mubarak supporters against the demonstrators and resulted in deaths and injuries. Host Scott Simon gets the latest developments from NPR's Corey Flintoff in Cairo's Tahrir Square.