Mideast Egypt Israel Palestinians

November 16, 2012 - 1:33 PM
Protesters chant slogans and carry a desecrated representation of an American flag during demonstrations against the Israeli invasion of Gaza, while marching through the streets towards Tahrir square after Friday prayers in Cairo, Egypt, Friday, Nov.16, 2012. In his Friday sermon at Al-Azhar mosque, influential cleric Sheikh Yusuf al-Qaradawi, not shown, said the Islamic world would not be silent in the face of Israel's military operation in Gaza. Arabic writing reads, "death to Israel and death to America." (AP Photo/Thomas Hartwell)