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Egyptian boys cover their mouths during clashes with security forces, not pictured, near Tahrir Square in Cairo, Egypt, Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013. Egyptâs army chief warned Tuesday of the âthe collapse of the stateâ if the political crisis roiling the nation for nearly a week continues, but said the armed forces will respect the right of Egyptians to protest. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)