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Egypt: Fresh Clashes As US Clarifies Comments

Sky News
August 2, 2013

Police in Egypt have fired tear gas at supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi, as the US insists it is not siding with the country’s military.

According to one security official, clashes erupted when protesters tried to storm Media Production City, a compound based in a Cairo suburb that is home to many satellite TV channels.

Demonstrators threw gas canisters fired from armoured vehicles back towards police lines.

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