Australian politics, society & culture

The old despot and his sons faced the wrath of the nation

The old despot and his sons faced the wrath of the nation "History will place the scenes in the Egyptian Police Academy yesterday in whole chapters, footnoted and referenced, the moment when a country proved not only that its revolution was real, but that its victims were real." (Robert Fisk)

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Shortlist Date: 
Thursday, 4 August 2011 - 3:27pm
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Lead item