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Islamists protest for sharia as Egypt debates constitution

Islamist Egyptian protesters attend a demonstration by hundreds of Salafists for the enforcement of Islamic sharia law at Tahrir Square in Cairo November 9, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany

Islamist Egyptian protesters attend a demonstration by hundreds of Salafists for the enforcement of Islamic sharia law at Tahrir Square in Cairo November 9, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany

Islamist Egyptian protesters attend a demonstration by hundreds of Salafists for the enforcement of Islamic sharia law at Tahrir Square in Cairo November 9, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany
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An Islamist Egyptian protester shouts during a protest by hundreds of Salafists for the enforcement of Islamic sharia law at Tahrir Square in Cairo November 9, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany

An Islamist Egyptian protester shouts during a protest by hundreds of Salafists for the enforcement of Islamic sharia law at Tahrir Square in Cairo November 9, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany

An Islamist Egyptian protester shouts during a protest by hundreds of Salafists for the enforcement of Islamic sharia law at Tahrir Square in Cairo November 9, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany
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Islamist Egyptian protesters shout during a demonstration by hundreds of Salafists for the enforcement of Islamic sharia law at Tahrir Square in Cairo November 9, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany

Islamist Egyptian protesters shout during a demonstration by hundreds of Salafists for the enforcement of Islamic sharia law at Tahrir Square in Cairo November 9, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany

Islamist Egyptian protesters shout during a demonstration by hundreds of Salafists for the enforcement of Islamic sharia law at Tahrir Square in Cairo November 9, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany
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Islamist Egyptian Salafist leader Tarek el-Zomor waves to demonstrators while speaking during a protest by hundreds of Salafists for the enforcement of Islamic sharia law at Tahrir Square in Cairo November 9, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany

Islamist Egyptian Salafist leader Tarek el-Zomor waves to demonstrators while speaking during a protest by hundreds of Salafists for the enforcement of Islamic sharia law at Tahrir Square in Cairo November 9, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany

Islamist Egyptian Salafist leader Tarek el-Zomor waves to demonstrators while speaking during a protest by hundreds of Salafists for the enforcement of Islamic sharia law at Tahrir Square in Cairo November 9, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany
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An Islamist Egyptian protester shouts holding a Koran during a protest by hundreds of Salafists for the enforcement of Islamic sharia law at Tahrir Square in Cairo November 9, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany

An Islamist Egyptian protester shouts holding a Koran during a protest by hundreds of Salafists for the enforcement of Islamic sharia law at Tahrir Square in Cairo November 9, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany

An Islamist Egyptian protester shouts holding a Koran during a protest by hundreds of Salafists for the enforcement of Islamic sharia law at Tahrir Square in Cairo November 9, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany
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A veiled Islamist Egyptian woman gestures as another demonstrator holds up a placard reading: "Islamic sharia law is peace and Justice" during a protest by hundreds of Salafists for the enforcement of Islamic sharia law at Tahrir Square in Cairo November 9, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany

A veiled Islamist Egyptian woman gestures as another demonstrator holds up a placard reading: "Islamic sharia law is peace and Justice" during a protest by hundreds of Salafists for the enforcement of Islamic sharia law at Tahrir Square in Cairo...more

A veiled Islamist Egyptian woman gestures as another demonstrator holds up a placard reading: "Islamic sharia law is peace and Justice" during a protest by hundreds of Salafists for the enforcement of Islamic sharia law at Tahrir Square in Cairo November 9, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany
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