`You Will Be Lynched,' Says Egyptian Policeman: First Person

Having a policeman say he wanted to kill me wasn’t my most frightening moment yesterday in Cairo. That came when police and civilians smashed our car windows -- with the five of us inside it -- jumped up and down on the roof, spat on us, pulled my hair, beat my friends and dragged us into a police van. Full Story »

Posted by Joey Baker - via Rachel Maddow, Andy Carvin
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Subjects: World, Politics, Community
Topics: Africa, Egypt, Government
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Posted by: Posted by Joey Baker - Feb 4, 2011 - 2:05 PM PST
Reviewed by: Joey Baker (review)
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Edited by: Jon Mitchell - Feb 5, 2011 - 10:09 AM PST

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by Joey Baker - Feb. 5, 2011

Fantastic narrative. It's outside of the direct scooper of this story, but additional context on what's going on, and why would be helpful.

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