Live Updates: Egypt Tense Amid Calls for Fresh Protests

By ABC News

Aug 18, 2013 6:52am

Tensions remain high across Egypt as the government accuses supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi of “terrorism,” and Islamists vow to continue protesting all week. Hundreds were killed last week after security forces cleared two sit-ins Wednesday, and clashes have continued since. Updates from @MollyMHunter, @BGittleson, @Adamakary, @MuhammadLila, @NasserAtta5 and @MattMcGarry. Follow live as the action unfolds.

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