Egypt Revolution battered on 3rd anniversary

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Posted: Saturday, January 25, 2014 12:00 am | Updated: 1:10 pm, Mon Mar 31, 2014.

CAIRO (AP) - As Egyptians mark the third anniversary of their spectacular revolt against autocrat Hosni Mubarak in the name of democracy on Saturday, there has been a powerful sign of the country's stunning reversals since: letters of despair by some of the prominent activists who helped lead the uprising, leaked from the prisons where they are now jailed.

The letters show a battered spirit, no longer speaking of imminent democracy, but of injustices and a failed struggle that they say has been robbed repeatedly.

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