Aswat Masriya (Cairo)

24 May 2014

Egypt: Three Dead and 58 Wounded in Friday Clashes

Cairo — Three people were killed and 58 were wounded in clashes across Egypt on Friday, Egypt's health ministry said.

Two people were killed and 29 were wounded in Cairo alone, the ministry added in a statement published by the state news agency.

The National Alliance to Support Legitimacy, that supports the Muslim Brotherhood and ousted President Mohamed Mursi, had called for demonstrations ahead of Monday's vote.

Egyptians are voting for a new president on Monday and Tuesday.

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