Egypt crisis; Clashes erupt at pro-Morsi protest

Saturday, 27 July 2013 - 12:12

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Violent clashes have broken out in the Egyptian capital Cairo where defiant supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi are staging a protest.

 

Running battles are taking place around the Rabaa al-Adawiya mosque and several people have been injured.

 

Reports quoting medics say at least 16 people have been killed.

 

Overnight, huge rallies were held by supporters and opponents of Morsi.