Egypt unrest: Tensions soar amid Cairo killings

July 8, 2013   // 0 Comments

At least 42 people have been shot dead near a military barracks in Cairo, amid ongoing unrest over the removal of Egypt's President Mohammed Morsi. The Muslim Brotherhood says its members were staging a pro-Morsi sit-in at the barracks, where he is believed to be in detention, when they were fired on. But the army said a "terrorist group" had tried to storm the barracks. Mr Morsi, an Islamist a...

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