Face Of The Day


A vandalised statue of former President Hosni Mubarak stands next to the main road to Cairo on May 29, 2011 in 6th October City, Egypt. 6th October City was established in 1979 and whose name commemorates Egypt's military operations in the 1973 6th of October War against Israel. Protests in January and February brought an end to 30 years of autocratic rule by President Hosni Mubarak, who will now face trial. By Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images.