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Egypt Journalists Call for Minister Sacking, Threaten Strike

Egyptian journalists are calling for the dismissal of the country's interior minister following a police raid and arrests of two journalists. Hundreds of demonstrators gathered Wednesday near their union headquarters in downtown Cairo, where they chanted, "The Interior Ministry are thugs." The journalists' union has demanded the release of all detained journalists, a presidential apology, and have threatened a strike if their demands are not met.  Protesters are...

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