In Mideast, week’s anger at U.S. ebbs
Egypt, other nations step up security to put down unrest
Posted: September 16, 2012 at 3:57 a.m.
Under intense pressure from Washington, Egyptian security forces moved Saturday to end the violent protests around the U.S. Embassy in Cairo, arresting scores of people as political leaders struggled to deal with the fallout caused by the week of unrest.
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