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Violence in Egypt, a controversial will, and challenging the police—our pick of this morning’s headlines

By Prospect Team  

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An operation by the Egyptian army to clear supporters of ousted President Mohamed Morsi from two demonstration camps in Cairo, has descended into violent struggle, and leaders of Muslim Brotherhood are now being arrested. Egyptian forces entered Nahda Square and the area surrounding the Rabaa al-Adawiy mosque at 7.15 GMT in a shower of tear-gas, and the death toll has ranged widely in reports since. Muslim Brotherhood spokesman Gehad El-Haddad has claimed there are 250 dead and 5,000 injured so…

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