10,000 join march in Cairo square
Many in the crowd had the beards of Muslim conservatives, and vendors sold black banners with the Islamic profession of faith, "There is no god but God and Muhammad is his prophet".
Suleiman was Mubarak's point man on ties with Israel and many see him as symbolic of a friendly Mubarak-era relationship with the Jewish state.
Chants of "the people want to bring down the field marshal" rang across the square, referring to the head of the ruling military council, Field Marshal Hussein Tantawi. Many held banners with pictures of Suleiman and another Mubarak-era presidential candidate, Ahmed Shafiq, with their faces crossed out.
On Thursday, the Islamist-dominated parliament passed a new bill stripping senior Mubarak regime figures of the right to run for office for the next 10 years, but the ruling military council must ratify the bill before it can go into effect.
Suleiman was Mubarak's most trusted man, serving for years as his intelligence chief. He was appointed as Mubarak's vice president briefly during the 18 days of protests last year, and then dropped out of the public eye after Mubarak's fall.
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