Protestors Clash At The Presidential Palace as A General Strike is Called


Soldiers of the Egyptian Republican Guard hand out bottles of water... News Photo2012,Anti-Government,Arab Spring,Army Soldier,Bottle,Cairo,Conflict,Demonstration,Egypt,Hand,Heliopolis - Modern Egypt,Horizontal,Middle East,Muslim Brotherhood,Night,Presidential Palace,Protestor,Violence,Waist Up,WaterPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2012 Ed GilesCAIRO, EGYPT - DECEMBER 6: Soldiers of the Egyptian Republican Guard hand out bottles of water to opposition protesters during a demonstration in front of Egypt's Presidential Palace, after violent clashes the previous night, on December 6, 2012 in Cairo, Egypt. At least five people were reported killed in the Cairo suburb of Heliopolis late on December 5 after thousands of protesters from groups both supporting and against President Morsi converged on the Presidential Palace, following large anti-government demonstrations in front of the palace on December 4. Anti-Morsi protesters continue to demonstrate across Egypt against the country's draft constitution, rushed through parliament in an overnight session on November 29. The country's new draft constitution, passed by a constitutional assembly dominated by Islamists, will go to a referendum on December 15. (Photo by Ed Giles/Getty Images)