One pro-Mursi protester shot dead in Cairo march

Reuters News
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Posted: Aug 13, 2013 5:09 PM

CAIRO (Reuters) - A supporter of Egypt's deposed president, Mohamed Mursi, was shot dead during a protest march in Cairo on Tuesday, two security sources said.

Earlier, Mursi's Muslim Brotherhood said the protester had been shot by police in plain clothes. Security sources said the protester had died during clashes between supporters and opponents of Mursi.

(Writing by Michael Georgy; Editing by Kevin Liffey)