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PHOTO GALLERY: Tight security ahead of 5th anniversary of Egypt's January revolution




Barbed wire is seen a day ahead of the fifth anniversary of the 25 Jan, 2011 uprising in Tahrir Square, Cairo, Egypt, Sunday, 24 Jan, 2016 (AP)

Egyptian police stand guard a day ahead of the 5th anniversary of the 25 Jan, 2011 uprising in Tahrir Square, Cairo, Egypt, Sunday, 24 Jan., 2016 (AP)

A woman walks past an Egyptian policeman, a day ahead of the 5th anniversary of the 25 Jan, 2011 uprising in Tahrir Square, Cairo, Egypt, 24 Sunday, 2016 (AP)

Members of security forces keep watch in Tahrir Square before the 5th anniversary of the January 25 uprising, in Cairo, Egypt, 24 January, 2016 (Reuters)
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Members of security forces guard Tahrir Square ahead of the 5th anniversary of the 25 Jan 2011 uprising in Tahrir Square, Cairo, Egypt, 22 Jan, 2016 (Photo: Courtesy of Egypt's army spokesman's official Facebook page)

Members of security forces guard Tahrir Square ahead of the 5th anniversary of the 25 Jan 2011 uprising in Tahrir Square, Cairo, Egypt, 22 Jan, 2016 (Photo: Courtesy of Egypt's army spokesman's official Facebook page)

Members of security forces guard Tahrir Square ahead of the 5th anniversary of the 25 Jan, 2011 uprising in Tahrir Square, Cairo, Egypt, Jan. 22, 2016 (Photo: Courtesy of Egypt's army spokesman's official Facebook page)

Members of security forces guard Tahrir Square ahead of the 5th anniversary of the 25 Jan 2011 uprising in Tahrir Square, Cairo, Egypt, 22 Jan, 2016 (Photo: Courtesy of Egypt's army spokesman's official Facebook page)

Members of security forces guard Tahrir Square ahead of the 5th anniversary of the 25 Jan 2011 uprising in Tahrir Square, Cairo, Egypt, 22 Jan, 2016 (Photo: Courtesy of Egypt's army spokesman's official Facebook page)