Breaking News Headlines: Ultimatum Passes in Egypt

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July 03, 2013 AT 1:11 PM
Despite mass street demonstrations by millions of his opponents, Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi, the country's first freely elected leader, has vowed he will not leave office. The military has tightened its control of key institutions, putting officers in the newsroom of state TV, in preparation for an almost certain push to remove Morsi with the expiration of an afternoon deadline.