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Tuesday, July 2, 2013

Egypt: Army chief meets commanders before deadline

A military helicopter flies over an opponent of Egyptian Islamist President Mohammed Morsi waving a national flag in Tahrir Square, Cairo. With Morsi facing a deadline as the military backs protesters, those seeking his ouster sought Tuesday to push the embattled leader further toward the edge with another massive display of people power.