Egyptian riot police move in to disperse supporters of Morsi from a protest camp in Cairo on August 14, 2013
Egyptian riot police move in to disperse supporters of Egypt's deposed president Mohammed Morsi from a protest camp in Cairo's Al-Nahda square on August 14, 2013. Forty-three policemen were killed in violence across Egypt on Wednesday, on top of the deaths of 149 supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi, the interior minister announced. © Engy Imad - AFP
Egyptian riot police move in to disperse supporters of Morsi from a protest camp in Cairo on August 14, 2013
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Last updated: August 15, 2013

43 policemen also killed in Egypt, says interior minister

Forty-three policemen were killed in violence across Egypt on Wednesday, on top of the deaths of 149 supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi, the interior minister announced.

"Eighteen police officers, including two generals and two colonels, 15 policemen, nine conscripts and a civilian employee of the police" were killed, Mohamed Ibrahim told reporters.

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