The new President of Egypt, Mohamed Morsy, a Muslim, was ousted by the Egyptian military. His Islamic supporters have strongly protested the move, arming themselves and clashing with the military in the streets of Cairo and other cities. As many as 600 Egyptians have already died and 4000+ injured, and more are to follow if the protests continue.
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