CAIRO: Muslim Brotherhood supporters sparked protests across Cairo on Monday evening, setting fire to police vehicles in Giza and Maadi and clashing with security forces.
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On Ring Road, Brotherhood protesters set fire to a police car and obstructed traffic. Personnel from the fire department and Giza traffic administration appeared to control the situation.
In Maadi, protestors also set fire to a police car after beating the policeman inside.
Meanwhile, protesters set fire to a traffic police booth and a banner that read “yes to constitution” in Mohandiseen.
At Al-Ahzhar University dorms in Nasr City, pro-Brotherhood students blocked Moustafa Nahas Street in a demonstration demanding the release of detained students.
In Ain Shams, security forces dispersed a small demonstration by Muslim Brotherhood supporters Monday evening.