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American among 3 killed as clashes erupt in Egypt

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An American was among three people killed in Egypt as clashes erupted during rival demonstrations for and against Islamist President Mohamed Morsi a year after his election. 

Supporters of Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi and the Muslim Brotherhood gather during a demonstration next to the Rabaa El-Adaweya mosque in the capital Cairo, on June 28, 2013. An American was among three people killed in Egypt on Friday as clashes erupted during rival demonstrations for and against Morsi a year after his election

The US citizen, a 21-year-old who reportedly worked for an American cultural centre in the coastal city of Alexandria, was killed as he took photographs of a demonstration Friday, officials said.

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