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Five dead in Cairo on anniversary of Mursi ouster

Jul 03, 2014    

CAIRO (Reuters) - Five men died in Cairo in separate incidents involving a bomb blast and protester clashes with security forces on Thursday, the first anniversary of the ouster of Islamist President Mohamed Mursi, security sources said.Thousands of Egyptians opposed to the army's ouster of Mursi last year joined rare protests in cities and towns around the country, witnesses said. Previous protests had much lower turnout after a new law required official approval. Security was tight in Cairo as armoured personnel carriers blocked off the city's central Tahrir Square to head off any possible p...

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