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# Tahrir

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# Review 2011
#ge11, #Egypt, #tigerblood: the year in Twitter hashtags
From our own #aras11 to the devastation of the #Japan earthquake and tsunami, here’s how some of 2011′s most defining events were captured on Twitter…
# Egypt
Egypt: Protester dies as demonstrations against new PM continue
It is reported a police van ran over the protester outside the country’s Cabinet building earlier today.
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Wednesday
Catch up on the day’s biggest stories as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed.
# Egypt
In pictures: Fifth day of violence rocks Cairo, Alexandria
Crowds continue to press for the immediate transfer of power from the country’s military rulers to an interim civilian council.
# Egypt
Video, photos: Egyptian military leader says election will go ahead as violence continues
Military chief Tantawi said parliamentary elections will go ahead as planned on 28 November, but the protests continue to grow in Tahrir.
# Tahrir
In pictures: Egyptian cabinet tenders resignation amid Tahrir violence
Twenty-four people have been confirmed dead in clashes between riot police and protesters calling for urgent political reform.
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Monday
Catch up on the day’s biggest stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…
# Gaza
Gaza activists make contact from Israeli prison calling incident "violent and dangerous"
There are claims that a passenger who was travelling on the Canadian boat was “tased and beaten”.
# Gaza
Calls for immediate release of detained Gaza activists
Fourteen Irish nationals are in Israeli custody after refusing to sign deportation papers.
# Gaza
Irish detained from Gaza-bound boats to be deported from Israel
Fourteen people who were on board the Irish ship the MV Saoirse are being held in the Israeli port of Ashdod.
# Flotilla
Irish ship joins flotilla to challenge Israel blockade
The two-boat flotilla bound for Gaza has reached Mediterranean waters but Israel’s navy says it is prepared to stop it.