Protesters outside a building belonging to the state security service
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Egyptian pro-democracy activists target security services

After the fall of Hosni Mubarak, pro-democracy activists in Egypt have focused their attention on the institutions seen as enforcers of the old president.

Over the weekend, protesters stormed the secret police headquarters to obtain documents that they say show evidence of repression.

Alastair Leithead reports.

  • 07 Mar 2011
  • From the section Africa