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Egypt Accuses Leading Activists of Inciting Protests

Egypt's prosecutor general has ordered the arrest of two prominent activists, saying they incited protests against a new law banning demonstrations without prior approval. Wednesday's order involves Ahmed Maher and Alaa Abdel Fattah, and comes a day after authorities detained 24 other activists for taking part in the protests in Cairo. Police used water cannons to break up two small demonstrations outside the parliament building. The Islamist Muslim brotherhood criticized...

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