Hundreds Killed As Egyptian Security Forces Clear Cairo Protest Camps


The body of a supporter of deposed Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi... News Photo14 August 2013 Assault on Egyptian Protestors,2013,Army,Cairo,Conflict,Dead Person,District,Egypt,Horizontal,Human Rights,Lying Down,Middle East,Mohamed Morsi,Morgue,Politics,Protest,Rabaa al-Adawiya,Sit-in,Stretcher,Supporter,ViolencePhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesCAIRO, EGYPT - AUGUST 14: The body of a supporter of deposed Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi lies on a stretcher in the morgue of the Rabaa al-Adaweya Medical Centre in the Nasr City district on August 14, 2013 in Cairo, Egypt. An unknown number of pro-Morsi protesters were killed in Egypt's capital today as Egyptian Security Forces undertook a planned operation to clear Morsi supporters from two sit-in demonstrations in Cairo where they have camped for over one month. Egyptian Police and Army forces entered protest sites in the Nasr City and Giza districts at dawn using tear gas, live fire and bulldozers to disperse protesters and destroy the camps. A state of emergency has been declared in Egypt to begin this afternoon and will reportedly last for one month. (Photo by Ed Giles/Getty Images)