July 28, 2013
Supporters of ousted Egyptian president Mohammed Morsi have defied threats of removal from their sit-in protest in Cairo, despite the deaths of dozens in clashes with security forces.
Speakers from the pro-Morsi Muslim Brotherhood addressed protesters overnight, saying they would not back down from their demands.
They want Mr Morsi – removed from power by the army on 3 July – reinstated.
But the interior minister has warned them they will “soon” be dispersed.
This article was posted: Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 4:46 am