Last remaining seats to the Jpost 2017 Annual Conference! Get your special offer now

Hundreds of Morsi supporters march to Cairo TV center

ByREUTERS
July 5, 2013 20:43

CAIRO - Hundreds of Islamist supporters of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi marched to the national broadcasting centre on the banks of the Nile in central Cairo as night fell on Friday.

Witnesses said they crossed a Nile bridge close to Tahrir Square, the site of an encampment of Morsi's opponents. Troops with armored vehicles were stationed nearby. The army has said it intends to keep rival factions apart.

The Islamist supporters turned away from Tahrir Square after they crossed the bridge and were congregated outside the television headquarters, known as Maspero.

Share this article via
from around the web
Related Content
Breaking news
April 25, 2017
US judge blocks Trump sanctuary city order

By REUTERS

Top Stories
Israel Weather
  • 13 - 27
    Beer Sheva
    15 - 23
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 15 - 23
    Jerusalem
    13 - 23
    Haifa
  • 19 - 29
    Elat
    20 - 30
    Tiberias