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Peace protesters gather in Chicago for NATO summit | The Washington Post

CHICAGO — Thousands of peace activists thronged city streets to protest meetings of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization in Chicago on Sunday, a march for military veterans that was capped by a violent conflict with police. Dozens of protesters stormed the police line after an emotional ceremony close to McCormick Place, where the NATO summit is being held. Protesters were ...

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Gaddafi supporters claim control of Zawiyah | ITN

Also: Troops loyal to Colonel Muammar Gaddafi stepped up their counter-offensive against opposition forces last night, exercising a level of brutality not yet seen in the conflict. Read more here: Rebels bombarded by planes and tanks in vicious fight for Zawiyah – Africa, World – The Independent.

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Egypt Pro-Government Supporters Clash With Anti-Government Protesters | Huffington Post

CAIRO – Several thousand supporters of President Hosni Mubarak, including some riding horses and camels and wielding whips, attacked anti-government protesters Wednesday as Egypt’s upheaval took a dangerous new turn. In chaotic scenes, the two sides pelted each other with stones, and protesters dragged attackers off their horses. Read more here: Egypt Pro-Government Supporters Clash With Anti-Government Protesters | Huffington Post.

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