Breaking News Headlines: 51 Dead, 435 Hurt in Clashes Near Pro-Morsi Sit-in

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July 08, 2013 AT 1:02 PM
The Ministry of Health said at least?51 people were killed and 435 injured in clashes near the Republican Guard headquarters in the Egyptian capital. Supporters of deposed President Mohammed Morsi had been holding a sit-in near the compound. Reuters cited the Egyptian military as saying "a terrorist group" had tried to storm the building.