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A protester throws a tear gas canister, which was earlier thrown by riot police, as another protester waves the Egyptian flag at Tahrir Square in Cairo November 21, 2011
Thursday, Nov. 24, 2011

Open quoteThe Supreme Council of the Armed Forces presents its regrets and deep apologies for the deaths of martyrs from among Egypt's loyal sons during the recent events in Tahrir Square.Close quote

  • in a statement to protesters. At least 38 people have been killed and hundreds injured since demonstrators clashed with soldiers on Nov. 19
Photo: Amr Abdallah Dalsh / Reuters | Source: NYT