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From TheJournal.ie 24 killed and hundreds wounded during clashes in Egypt Egypt

24 killed and hundreds wounded during clashes in Egypt

The clashes between Christians, Muslims and security forces raged in Cairo yesterday, leading to 200 people being wounded.

From TheJournal.ie Libya demands return of Gaddafi family - and issues deadline for surrender Libya

Libya demands return of Gaddafi family - and issues deadline for surrender

Rebel leaders want Gaddafi’s wife and three children to be returned by Algeria, where they fled yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Gaddafi family flees Libya for Algeria Libya

Gaddafi family flees Libya for Algeria

His wife and three of his children have arrived in Algeria amid calls for them to be brought back to Libya to be tried before Libyan courts.

From TheJournal.ie Gaddafi's son reappears in Tripoli a day after his 'capture' Libya

Gaddafi's son reappears in Tripoli a day after his 'capture'

Seif al-Islam was reported to have been captured yesterday – but he appeared at the Rixos hotel in Tripoli yesterday, flashing the victory sign.

From TheJournal.ie Man attacked during riots dies Riots

Man attacked during riots dies

Meanwhile, UK police sources have criticised David Cameron for blaming them for not anticipating the scale of the rioting.

From TheJournal.ie Violence and arrests as UK riots continue overnight Riots

Violence and arrests as UK riots continue overnight

A video has emerged of what appears to be a young man setting fire to clothing in a Miss Selfridge store in Manchester.

From TheJournal.ie PM David Cameron: Rioters will feel the full force of the law Riots

PM David Cameron: Rioters will feel the full force of the law

There will be 16,000 police officers on the streets of London tonight. Cameron warned that “if you are old enough to commit these crimes, you are old enough to face punishment”.

From TheJournal.ie Arrests and injuries as violence erupts in east Belfast Belfast

Arrests and injuries as violence erupts in east Belfast

Disorder broke out again last night in the Short Strand area of Belfast.

From TheJournal.ie Protests continue in Syria as troops move into towns Syria

Protests continue in Syria as troops move into towns

Anti-government protesters have taken to the streets across Syria, as troops begin to move into towns.

From TheJournal.ie Pro-democracy activists in Bahrain go on trial at military court Bahrain

Pro-democracy activists in Bahrain go on trial at military court

Twenty-one people are accused of wanting to overthrow the ruling monarchy and engaging with a foreign terrorist group.

From TheJournal.ie Syria reverses ban on Islamic face veil Syria

Syria reverses ban on Islamic face veil

The President has also closed the country’s only casino. The moves have been seen as an attempt to reach out to conservative Muslims.

From TheJournal.ie Fears of oil crisis in Egypt unrest ease - but price stays above $100 a barrel Egypt

Fears of oil crisis in Egypt unrest ease - but price stays above $100 a barrel

Suez Canal has not been disrupted by violence in the Middle East but traders keeping a close eye on further flare-ups that might cut off supplies.