A riot police officer fires rubber bullets at Muslim
Brotherhood members and Mohamed Mursi supporters near
Tahrir Square in Cairo. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh
At least 44 people have been killed during protests
across Egypt, a security source and the state news agency says.
"So far the death toll is 44 and over 100 are injured," a
security source told Reuters.
State news agency MENA put the number of wounded at 246 in
clashes that erupted after supporters and opponents of
deposed Islamist President Mohamed Mursi took to the streets.