05 Feb '11, 4am

Egypt minister sorry for 'harsh treatment': WASHINGTON - EGYPT'S Finance Minister Samir Radwan apologised on Fri...

WASHINGTON - EGYPT'S Finance Minister Samir Radwan apologised on Friday for any instance of journalists or Egyptian protesters that have been subject to 'harsh treatment' at the hands of government forces, in an interview with CNN. 'I would apologise to any journalist or any foreigner or any Egyptian for that matter that has been subjected to this harsh treatment,' the newly appointed minister told CNN's Piers Morgan Tonight. 'I inquired and I was told that there is zero tolerance, zero tolerance of this government on attacks against foreigners, let alone journalists whom we need to have them on our side, to watch this situation unfold and convey a much better image to the outside world,' he said. Mr Radwan acknowledge the protesters that have mounted massive protests across Egypt in recent days had 'fair demands'. 'They are talking about jobs. They are talking about corru...

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