Deadly violence grips Egypt

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An anti-Mursi protester waves as a military helicopter passes over Tahrir square with lasers pointed at the helicopter during a mass protest to support the army in Tahrir square in Cairo, July 26, 2013. REUTERS

An anti-Mursi protester waves as a military helicopter passes over Tahrir square with lasers pointed at the helicopter during a mass protest to support the army in Tahrir square in Cairo, July 26, 2013. REUTERS

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An aerial picture taken from a military helicopter shows Tahrir Square during a rally of opponents to deposed Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi, in Cairo early on July 27, 2013. At Tahrir Square. AFP PHOTO

An aerial picture taken from a military helicopter shows Tahrir Square during a rally of opponents to deposed Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi, in Cairo early on July 27, 2013. At Tahrir Square. AFP PHOTO

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An Egyptian Army helicopter flies over thousands of supporters of Egypt's top military officer, Gen. Abdel-Fatah el-Sissi during a rally in Tahrir Square in Cairo, Egypt, Friday, July 26, 2013. (AP Photo)

An Egyptian Army helicopter flies over thousands of supporters of Egypt's top military officer, Gen. Abdel-Fatah el-Sissi during a rally in Tahrir Square in Cairo, Egypt, Friday, July 26, 2013. (AP Photo)

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A car that members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi say was burnt by police and plain-clothed people is seen during clashes in Nasr city area, east of Cairo July 27, 2013. REUTERS

A car that members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi say was burnt by police and plain-clothed people is seen during clashes in Nasr city area, east of Cairo July 27, 2013. REUTERS

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Supporters of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi run from tear gas fired at them by police during clashes in Nasr city area, east of Cairo July 27, 2013. REUTERS

Supporters of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi run from tear gas fired at them by police during clashes in Nasr city area, east of Cairo July 27, 2013. REUTERS

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Supporters of Egypt's ousted President Mohammed Morsi carry an injured man to a field hospital following clashes with security forces at Nasr City, where pro-Morsi protesters have held a weeks-long sit-in, in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, July 27, 2013. (AP Photo)

Supporters of Egypt's ousted President Mohammed Morsi carry an injured man to a field hospital following clashes with security forces at Nasr City, where pro-Morsi protesters have held a weeks-long sit-in, in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, July 27, 2013. (AP Photo)

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A blood-stained supporter of Egypt's ousted President Mohammed Morsi walks as others carry an injured man to a field hospital following clashes with security forces at Nasr City, where pro-Morsi protesters have held a weeks-long sit-in, in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, July 27, 2013. (AP Photo)

A blood-stained supporter of Egypt's ousted President Mohammed Morsi walks as others carry an injured man to a field hospital following clashes with security forces at Nasr City, where pro-Morsi protesters have held a weeks-long sit-in, in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, July 27, 2013. (AP Photo)

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Egyptian army, opponents of Egypt's ousted President Morsi protest at Tahrir Square in Cairo, Egypt. (AP Photo)

Egyptian army, opponents of Egypt's ousted President Morsi protest at Tahrir Square in Cairo, Egypt. (AP Photo)

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Supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood and Egypt's ousted president Mohamed Morsi (foreground) clash with opponents to Morsi (background) in Cairo. (AFP Photo)

Supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood and Egypt's ousted president Mohamed Morsi (foreground) clash with opponents to Morsi (background) in Cairo. (AFP Photo)

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Turkish supporters of Egypt's ousted president Mohammed Morsi demonstrate to condemn the latest killings in Cairo. (AFP Photo)

Turkish supporters of Egypt's ousted president Mohammed Morsi demonstrate to condemn the latest killings in Cairo. (AFP Photo)

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A man holds posters depicting Egypt's top general, Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, (R and 2nd R) and Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah, (L), as Turkish supporters of Egypt's ousted President Morsi demonstrate to condemn the latest killings in Egypt. (AFP Photo)

A man holds posters depicting Egypt's top general, Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, (R and 2nd R) and Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah, (L), as Turkish supporters of Egypt's ousted President Morsi demonstrate to condemn the latest killings in Egypt. (AFP Photo)

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Turkish supporters of Egypt's ousted President Morsi demonstrate outside the Egyptian embassy in Ankara. (AFP Photo)

Turkish supporters of Egypt's ousted President Morsi demonstrate outside the Egyptian embassy in Ankara. (AFP Photo)

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Supporters of Egypt's ousted President Mohammed Morsi gather outside a field hospital following clashes with security forces at Nasr City, where pro-Morsi protesters have held a weeks-long sit-in, in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, July 27, 2013. (AP Photo)

Supporters of Egypt's ousted President Mohammed Morsi gather outside a field hospital following clashes with security forces at Nasr City, where pro-Morsi protesters have held a weeks-long sit-in, in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, July 27, 2013. (AP Photo)

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Fireworks are set off near police and anti-Mursi protesters by supporters of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi during clashes in Nasr city area, east of Cairo July 27, 2013. REUTERS

Fireworks are set off near police and anti-Mursi protesters by supporters of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi during clashes in Nasr city area, east of Cairo July 27, 2013. REUTERS

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