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Two killed in Cairo clashes with police: medics

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Two people died in clashes between protesters and police near Cairo's Tahrir Square on Wednesday, medics said. 

An Egyptian protester helps a woman take cover from tear gas during clashes with riot police near Cairo's Tahrir Square on January 29, 2013. Two people have died in clashes between protesters and police near Cairo's Tahrir Square.

Both of the victims, neither of whom was identified, were hit by buckshot. One died at the scene, while the other died in hospital.

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