Troops, Morsi supporters clash in Sinai, Suez cities

July 5, 2013 18:00

CAIRO - Egyptian troops and Islamist supporters of deposed President Mohamed Morsi clashed in three cities on Friday - El-Arish in North Sinai and Suez and Ismailia on the Suez Canal - witnesses and security sources said.

Protesters tried to enter government buildings in all three towns. Some threw rocks and troops responded by shooting in the air and firing teargas into the crowds, security sources said.

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