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CAIRO - Dozens of Mohamed Morsi's supporters were shot dead early Saturday in the deadliest incident in a month as violence erupted after huge rallies for and against the ousted Islamist president. 

A man at the Muslim Brotherhood field hospital in Cairo on Saturday mourns the death of a relative in clashes overnight.

Morsi's camp said more than 100 people were killed. An AFP correspondent counted 37 bodies in an Islamist-run field hospital at Cairo's Rabaa al-Adawiya mosque, and the emergency services said other hospitals received 29 corpses.

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