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Anti-Mubarak protesters continue to occupy Cairo's Tahrir Square

Army plans to clear demonstrators' barricades on the edge of the square; protesters vow to stay on.

Anti-Mubarak protesters continue to occupy Cairo's Tahrir Square
Egyptian anti-government protesters form a security cordon as they face army tanks trying to dismantle their barricades at Cairo's Tahrir square on February 05, 2011, on day 12 of mass protests against Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's regime. (AFP/Getty Images)
Anti-Mubarak protesters continue to occupy Cairo's Tahrir Square
Egyptian anti-government protesters form a security cordon as they face army tanks trying to dismantle their barricades at Cairo's Tahrir square on February 05, 2011, on day 12 of mass protests against Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's regime. (AFP/Getty Images)
Anti-Mubarak protesters continue to occupy Cairo's Tahrir Square
Anti-government demonstrators pray at sunset in front of Egyptian army tanks on February 5, 2011 in Cairo, Egypt. The army had planned to clear the demonstrators' barricades on the edge of Tahrir Square, and protesters vowed to lie down in front of the tanks. (Getty Images)
Anti-Mubarak protesters continue to occupy Cairo's Tahrir Square
Egyptian pro-government supporters gather on a bridge next to Egyptian army vehicles to look at opponents barricaded Cairo’s Tahrir square on February 5, 2011 as Egyptians gather for the 12th consecutive day calling for the end to President Hosni Mubarak's regime. (AFP/Getty Images)
Anti-Mubarak protesters continue to occupy Cairo's Tahrir Square
Egyptian pro-government supporters gather on a bridge next to an Egyptian army tank to look at opponents barricaded Cairo’s Tahrir square on February 5, 2011 as Egyptians gather for the 12th consecutive day calling for the end to President Hosni Mubarak's regime. (AFP/Getty Images)
Anti-Mubarak protesters continue to occupy Cairo's Tahrir Square
Anti-government protesters chant in front of an Egyptian Army tank position off of Tahrir Square while pro-Mubarak sympathizers watch from the distance February 5, 2011 in Cairo, Egypt. Clashes between anti- and pro-government factions in Egypt's central square have subsided for thousands of marchers remained on a rainy day to make renewed demands for Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak to step down. (Getty Images)
Anti-Mubarak protesters continue to occupy Cairo's Tahrir Square
An Egyptian Army tank blocks traffic on an overpass as anti-government protesters approach nearby off of Tahrir Square February 5, 2011 in Cairo, Egypt. Clashes between anti- and pro-government factions in Egypt's central square have subsided for thousands of marchers remained on a rainy day to make renewed demands for Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak to step down. (Getty Images)
Anti-Mubarak protesters continue to occupy Cairo's Tahrir Square
General Hassan el-Roweni, Commander of the Central Region in the Egyptian army, breaks through barricades protecting Cairo’s central Tahrir square February 5, 2011 as Egyptians gather for the 12th consecutive day calling for the end to President Hosni Mubarak's regime. (AFP/Getty Images)
Anti-Mubarak protesters continue to occupy Cairo's Tahrir Square
Egyptian anti-government demonstrators face soldiers in Cairo's Tahrir Square on February 05, 2011, as Egyptians gather for the 12th consecutive day calling for the end to President Hosni Mubarak's regime. (AFP/Getty Images)
Anti-Mubarak protesters continue to occupy Cairo's Tahrir Square
Egyptian anti-government demonstrators face soldiers in Cairo's Tahrir Square on February 05, 2011, as Egyptians gather for the 12th consecutive day calling for the end to President Hosni Mubarak's regime. AFP PHOTO/MOHAMMED ABED (Photo credit should read MOHAMMED ABED/AFP/Getty Images)