Protests turn violent in Egypt, 44 killed

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Thousands of supporters of ousted President Mursi rallied in one of largest demonstrations in Cairo since violent crackdown by security forces began
Thousands of supporters of ousted President Mursi rallied in one of largest demonstrations in Cairo since violent crackdown by security forces began
Most of the dead had gunshot wounds
Most of the dead had gunshot wounds

At least 44 people have been killed and over 100 injured in clashes in Egypt.

Fighting broke out after supporters and opponents of deposed Egyptian President Mohammed Mursi clashed at a protest.

Most of the dead had gunshot wounds.

State news agency MENA put the number of injured at 246.

Keywords: clashes, egypt