Egypt protest clashes turn deadly

Comment on this story
iol afr jan 25 Mideast Egypt Revolution Anniversary~1 AP 2012 file photo, Egyptian Army tanks deploy as Egyptian protesters gather outside the presidential palace during a demonstration against President Mohammed Morsi in Cairo.

Cairo - At least four people were killed in clashes in Egypt on Saturday as police dispersed anti-government protests, the health ministry said.

One of the dead was killed in Cairo, where police fired tear gas and birdshot at supporters of ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi and other anti-government activists. - Sapa-AFP

sign up

Comment Guidelines

  1. Please read our comment guidelines.
  2. Login and register, if you haven’ t already.
  3. Write your comment in the block below and click (Post As)
  4. Has a comment offended you? Hover your mouse over the comment and wait until a small triangle appears on the right-hand side. Click triangle () and select "Flag as inappropriate". Our moderators will take action if need be.

  5. Verified email addresses: All users on Independent Media news sites are now required to have a verified email address before being allowed to comment on articles. You are only required to verify your email address once to have full access to commenting on articles. For more information please read our comment guidelines