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Egypt protests escalate

President Mubarak of Egypt has dismissed his government and said he would introduce social, democratic and economic reforms in response to the unprecedented protests which swept the country on Friday. The World's Matthew Bell is in Cairo.

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Egypt and the Palestinians

For years the Arab world was inspired by scenes of the Palestinian intifada. But now many in the West Bank say it's unlikely that Palestinians will be inspired to protest by the waves of unrest sweeping the Arab world. Daniel Estrin reports from Ramallah.

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Egyptians still protesting

Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Egyptian protester Hayat Guergues in Cairo. She is a leader of one of the groups that are demanding the end of the military-run government and that former president Hosni Mubarak face trial.

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Egypt's dangerous lack of security

Authorities in Egypt today increased security around churches. The move follows clashes there between Christians and Muslims. The World's Matthew Bell reports that the potential for sectarian violence there is greater now because of lack of security.