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Protesters wave shoes in dismay at Mubarak speech

Protesters in central Cairo's Tahrir Square waved shoes in dismay at President Hosni Mubarak's speech to the nation on Thursday, witnesses said.

 

Protesters also chanted, "down, down with Hosni Mubarak," and "leave, leave," in rage at the speech in which the president did not step down but handed over powers to his vice president. (Reuters)