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Protester killed in Egypt ahead of anniversary of 2011 uprising

Jan 25, 2015    

CAIRO (Reuters) - A woman protester was shot dead in central Cairo on Saturday, security sources said, one day before the anniversary of the popular uprising that ousted autocrat Hosni Mubarak in 2011.A security crackdown mounted after the army toppled president Mohamed Mursi of the Muslim Brotherhood in 2013 had virtually ended street demonstrations.But several protests erupted this week in Cairo and Egypt's second city Alexandria in the run-up to the anniversary of the 18-day revolt that ended 30 years of iron-fisted rule under Mubarak.The security sources said the protester was shot dead wi...

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