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VIDEO - CNN: Protesters Attack Presidential Palace in Cairo

VIDEO - CNN: Protesters Attack Presidential Palace in Cairo

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SEech4C_1Ts

By Ben Wedeman, CNN
February 1, 2013
Updated 2021 GMT (0421 HKT)

Cairo (CNN) -- A fire erupted at the entrance of Egypt's presidential palace Friday night as protesters hurled Molotov cocktails and rocks in a battle with security forces, who responded with tear gas and water cannon.

Egypt has been rocked by violence since last week's two-year anniversary of its 2011 revolution. Protesters have fumed over the slow pace of change and recent edicts by President Mohammed Morsy, who imposed a 30-day curfew on areas engulfed by violence.

Read more: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/world/meast/egypt-violence/