Death Toll in Egypt Clashes Rises

An official said on Sunday that the death toll of the violent confrontations which erupted during the early hours of Saturday by the Rabaa al-Adaweya Mosque has increased, with hundreds reportedly wounded.

VIDEO: Egyptian Protesters Continue to Clash

MULTI-PART Resource. Click through to see more. Supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi held more protests on Tuesday to commemorate those killed during earlier protests. see more »


  • Egypt:  Riot Police Kill Several Protesters

    Human Rights Watch, 28 July 2013

    Many of the at least 74 pro-Morsy protesters killed in clashes with Egypt's riot police and plain clothed men who stood alongside were shot in the head or chest. They were killed ... read more »

  • Egypt:  Cairo Protesters Ignore Military Orders to Disperse

    Voice of America, 28 July 2013

    Supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi are continuing their protest in the Egyptian capital, despite orders from security forces to end their sit-in and disperse. read more »

  • Egypt:  UN Chief Urges Army to Respect Human Rights

    UN News Service, 27 July 2013

    Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today strongly condemned the deadly upsurge of violence in Egypt and called on security forces to respect the right to free speech and assembly while ... read more »

  • Egypt:  Prosecution Investigates Two Bodies Found Near Rabaa Al-Adawiya Sit-in

    Aswat Masriya, 28 July 2013

    The Egyptian prosecutor's office ordered on Sunday an investigation into two dead bodies which were found near the Muslim Brotherhood's Rabaa al-Adawiya protest camp in an eastern ... read more »

  • Egypt:  ElBaradei Urges All Sides to Renounce Violence

    Aswat Masriya, 28 July 2013

    Egypt's vice-president for international affairs, Nobel Laureate Mohamed ElBaradei, said on Sunday that his priority is to urge all sides to renounce all types of violence to reach ... read more »

  • Egypt:  Death Toll Rises in Egypt Protests

    Voice of America, 27 July 2013

    Egyptian medical workers at a field hospital in the capital, Cairo, said Saturday that at least 38 people have died in clashes between security forces and supporters of ousted ... read more »

  • Egypt:  Many Killed As Govt Confronts Mursi Supporters

    Aswat Masriya, 27 July 2013

    At least 20 people were killed and 177 were injured in clashes that erupted early Saturday between supporter of deposed Islamist President Mohamed Mursi and the security forces, ... read more »

Members of opposition groups wave flags during an anti-President Mohamed Morsi rally at Tahrir Square in Cairo, capital of Egypt, on June 30, 2013.