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Egypt Reopens Tahrir Square Metro Station After Two-Year Closure

Egypt reopened a major downtown Cairo metro station on Wednesday after a two-year closure, signaling government confidence in the security situation despite several low-level attacks in the capital. Located below Tahrir Square, a symbol of the popular uprising that toppled veteran leader Hosni Mubarak in 2011, Sadat metro station is one of only two stations linking the network's two main lines. Authorities shut the station in August 2013 when hundreds of supporters of former...

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