Protestors Converge On Presidential Palace as General Strike is Called
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An Egyptian man walks past twisted barbed wire barricades damaged... News Photo 157626491Adult,Arab Spring,Barbed Wire,Boundary,Cairo,Conflict,Damaged,Egypt,Egyptian,Government,Horizontal,Men,Middle East,Mohamed Morsi,Night,Politics,Presidential Palace,Protest,Twisted,WalkingPhotographer Ed GilesCollection: Getty Images News 2012 Ed GilesCAIRO, EGYPT - DECEMBER 5: An Egyptian man walks past twisted barbed wire barricades damaged during a demonstration against Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi the previous night, at the Presidential Palace on December 5 in in Cairo, Egypt. Thousands of protesters converged on the Presidential Palace in the Cairo suburb of Heliopolis on December 4 to demonstrate against the country's draft constitution that was rushed through parliament in an overnight session on November 29. Protesters and police briefly clashes outside the Presidential Palace on Tuesday evening before riot police retreated inside the palace grounds. The country's new draft constitution, passed by a constitutional assembly dominated by Islamists, will go to a referendum on December 15. (Photo by Ed Giles/Getty Images).