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Sat January 29, 2011
Middle East

Egyptian Streets Fill With Protesters, Tanks

Protesters were back out of the streets of Cairo Saturday, demanding the resignation of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak. Military troops have replaced police assigned to quell the demonstrators, but the troops have mostly been met with cheers and warm greetings. Host Scott Simon gets the latest of the situation from NPR's Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson in Cairo.