November 18, 2013 / 6:38 PM / 5 years ago

Protesters in Egypt's Tahrir Square criticize police, army

CAIRO (Reuters) - More than 1,000 protesters marched on Cairo’s Tahrir Square on Monday night to condemn the actions of Egyptian security forces and some criticized army chief General Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.

People walk in front of a soldier standing guard atop an armoured personnel carrier (APC) at Mohamed Mahmoud Street near Tahrir Square in Cairo November 17, 2013. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El-Ghany

The demonstration began hours earlier to commemorate people killed in clashes with police two years ago and then turned into chanting against the army.

Reporting by Maggie Fick and Omar Fahmy; Editing by Alison Williams

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