Nearly 50 people were killed in weekend clashes that erupted during rival rallies marking the anniversary of Egypt's 2011 uprising that toppled Hosni Mubarak, the health ministry said Sunday.
A member of the April 6 movement (C-back), which spearheaded the uprising against former president Hosni Mubarak, is attacked by supporters of General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi in Cairo's Talaat Harb square, on January 25, 2014
Three years after Egyptians rose up to demand the overthrow of Mubarak, thousands of demonstrators in Cairo's Tahrir Square on Saturday chanted slogans backing another military man, General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, as police clashed with Islamists and activists elsewhere.
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