Civil Unrest - many injured in Cairo protests against military rule (update)

Armed forces used water cannons, tear gas and rocks to injure 128 people who were marching to the Defence Ministry. Teh military council responded by imposing an overnight curfew.

Travellers are reminded that the political environment in Egypt remains unstable leading up to presidential elections. Travellers should exercise extreme caution and avoid all public and political demonstrations since they may become violent without notice. Some countries are advising their citizens to postpone travel to Egypt at this time.

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