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Egypt's Protests; Day Seven: Anti-Mubarak Demonstrators Stay Put

There are calls for a million people to march on Tuesday, and protesters are trying to force President Hosni Mubarak to step down by week's end.

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Demonstrations are now in their sixth day. Some of the groups involved are calling on Nobel Peace laureate Mohamed ElBaradei to form a transitional government.

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