Supporters Of Ousted President And Opponents Continue To Wage Street Battles


Egyptians wave the national flag on a building rooftop on July 7,... News Photo2013 Egyptian Coup d'État,Abundance,Built Structure,Cairo,Conflict,Egypt,Famous Place,Flood,Horizontal,Middle East,Mohamed Morsi,National Flag,Protest,Removing,Roof,WavingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPEgyptians wave the national flag on a building rooftop on July 7, 2013 as hundreds of thousands flood Cairo's landmark Tahrir square to demonstrate against ousted President Mohamed Morsi and in support of the Egyptian Army. Opponents of Egypt's first freely elected leader packed streets across the country in their hundreds of thousands to show the world his ouster was not a military coup but the reflection of the people's will. Staged two days after Islamist rallies exploded into bloodshed, the protests came as a coalition that backed the military action to overthrow Morsi reportedly agreed to name a technocrat as premier. AFP PHOTO / MOHAMED EL-SHAHED (Photo credit should read MOHAMED EL-SHAHED/AFP/Getty Images)