Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Pro-Mubarak Marauders Use Horses, Camels, and ‘Chariots’ to Beat Protesters

Posted on February 2, 2011 at 1:08pm
by Jonathon M. Seidl

It’s one of the strangest sites to come out of the Egyptian unrest over the last nine days. While pro-Mubarak and anti-government protesters clashed in Cairo today, the Mubarak ilk used horses, camels, and chariot-like carriages to charge into the crowd and beat the unruly mob.

Some Government backers were ripped from their mounts and and beaten bloody. It was as if an American Civil War movie was being projected onto an Egyptian backdrop:  Read More