Egypt's cabinet orders police to end pro-Morsi sit-ins

3:38 pm
Wed July 31, 2013

Egypt's cabinet orders police to end pro-Morsi sit-ins

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Egypt's military-backed government has ordered police to end sit-ins by supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi in the capital Cairo.
Egypt's military-backed government has ordered police to end sit-ins by supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi in the capital Cairo. "The cabinet has decided to take all measures necessary to confront these risks and put an end to them," an official said in a televised statement.