Thousands Of Protesters Stage Opposing Rallies In Cairo
By: Leila Fadel and Audie Cornish
July 5, 2013
Friday saw a very tense situation in Cairo. Anti-Morsi crowds filled Tahrir Square and pro-Morsi crowds gathered on the Sixth of October bridge. There were skirmishes between the two groups but no major clashes. There was also almost no police presence in the area, except in helicopters flying above the fray. There were also confrontations in Alexandria.
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