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Clashes between Morsi protesters, security forces leave dozens dead across Egypt

Hundreds have been killed in clashes between Muslim Brotherhood backers of former President Morsi and security forces across Egypt, while police in riot gear bulldoze two protest camps in Cairo. Warning: Graphic images.

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Aug. 15, 2013: Members of the Egyptians Army walk among the smoldering remains of the largest protest camp of supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi, that was cleared by security forces, in the district of Nasr City, Cairo, Egypt. (AP)

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Aug. 15, 2013: An Egyptian takes pictures among the charred remains of a field hospital at the Rabaah al-Adawiya mosque, in the center of the largest protest camp of supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi, that was cleared by security forces, in the district of Nasr City, Cairo, Egypt. (AP)

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Aug. 15, 2013: Egyptians mourn over the bodies of their relatives in the El-Iman mosque in Nasr City, Cairo, Egypt, Thursday. (AP)

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Aug. 15, 2013: Egyptian government employees clean up outside the Rabaah al-Adawiya mosque, in the center of the largest protest camp of supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi, that was cleared by security forces, in the district of Nasr City, Cairo, Egypt. (AP)

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Aug. 15, 2013: Egyptians mourn over the bodies of their relatives in the El-Iman mosque, Nasr City, Cairo, Egypt. (AP)

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Aug. 15, 2013: Members of the Egyptian Army walk among the smoldering remains of the largest protest camp of supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi, that was cleared by security forces, in the district of Nasr City, Cairo, Egypt. (AP)

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Aug. 14, 2013: A police vehicle is pushed off of the 6th of October bridge by protesters close to the largest sit-in by supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi in the eastern Nasr City district of Cairo, Egypt.
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Aug. 14, 2013: Supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi gather around a police vehicle that was pushed off of the 6th of October bridge by protesters, close to the largest sit-in by supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi, in the eastern Nasr City district of Cairo, Egypt.
AP/El Shorouk Newspaper

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Aug. 14, 2013: A protester comforts a wounded colleague after Egyptian security forces began to clear a sit-in by supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi in the eastern Nasr City district of Cairo, Egypt.
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August 14, 2013: Members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi flee from tear gas and rubber bullets fired by riot police during clashes, around Cairo University and Nahdet Misr Square, where they are camping in Giza, south of Cairo.
Reuters

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Aug. 14, 2013: Riot police clear the area of members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of deposed Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi, at Rabaa Adawiya square, where they are camping, in Cairo.
Reuters

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Aug. 14, 2013: Egyptian security forces clear a sit-in by supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi in the eastern Nasr City district of Cairo, Egypt.
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Aug. 14, 2013: Egyptian security forces clear a sit-in by supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi in the eastern Nasr City district of Cairo, Egypt. Egyptian security forces, backed by armored cars and bulldozers, moved on Wednesday to clear two sit-in camps by supporters of the country's ousted President Mohammed Morsi, showering protesters with tear gas as the sound of gunfire rang out at both sites.
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Aug. 14, 2013: Egyptian security forces detain supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi as they clear a sit-in camp set up near Cairo University in Cairo's Giza district, Egypt.
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Aug. 14, 2013: An Egyptian security force confronts a woman at a sit-in camp set up by supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi near Cairo University in Cairo's Giza district, Egypt.
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Aug. 14, 2013: In this image made from video by AP video, Egyptian security forces throw tear gas towards supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi at a sit-in in Cairo, Egypt.
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August 13, 2013: Supporters of Egypt's ousted President Mohammed Morsi stand behind sand barriers recently set up where supporters of Morsi have installed a camp and held daily rallies outside Rabaah al-Adawiya mosque in Cairo (AP Photo)

Clashes between Morsi protesters, security forces leave dozens dead across Egypt

Hundreds have been killed in clashes between Muslim Brotherhood backers of former President Morsi and security forces across Egypt, while police in riot gear bulldoze two protest camps in Cairo. Warning: Graphic images.

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