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