Amnesty alleges Egypt military abused protesters

Army special forces stand at the entrance to the Egyptian Museum before a tour for the press in Cairo, Egypt, Wednesday Feb. 16, 2011. Dr. Zahi Hawass, Director for the Supreme Council of Antiquities said that three of the 18 items reporting missing from Cairo's Egyptian Museum had been found. According to Hawass thieves entered the museum during the mass street protests that led to the ouster of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak. (AP Photo/Tara Todras-Whitehill)

February 17, 2011 5:41:21 AM PST
Amnesty International has published the testimonies of two detainees who allege the Egyptian military tortured them while they were in custody in the days before the ousting of Hosni Mubarak.