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Egypt in Crisis #986827

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 03, 2011
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Cairo: David Muir) Another day of confrontation in Cairo reviewed; scenes shown of cars on fire, the mobs, the military presence, a police van running over people, threats against journalists by supporters of President Hosni Mubarak, the CBS crew punched outside the museum, neighborhoods being closed off. [CBS cameraman Akram Abi-HANNA†- says we were told we would be beheaded.] How the CBS crew got through the mob discussed.

(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Some statistics on Egypt and the protests cited.

(Cairo: Lama Hasan) How everyday life has been disrupted in Cairo examined; photos shown; details given about supplies that are available. [By phone, WOMAN - comments on how they will live and how we can gain our freedom.] [DOCTOR - says they want to help protect the hotel.] [Voice of "AHMED" - says the people are standing by each other.]

Sawyer, Diane;
Muir, David;
Hasan, Lama

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