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Diners break fast for Ramandan in Cairo

July 10, 2013 | 7:19 p.m. CDT
Egyptians break their fast during the first day of Ramadan outside Tahrir Square in Cairo on Wednesday. After a week of violence and mass demonstrations, Egyptians were hoping that Wednesday's start of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan would significantly calm the streets. The sunrise-to-sunset fast cuts down on daytime activity, though there are fears of unrest at night.

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