Aug. 16 - Workers clear Cairo streets after the forced closure of a six week sit-in by supporters of deposed Egyptian president Mohamed Mursi. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
At least 623 people died and thousands were wounded on Wednesday when police cleared out two protest camps in Cairo set up to denounce the military overthrow on July 3 of Egypt's first freely elected president, Islamist leader Mohamed Mursi. The charred remains of the larger of the two camps at Rabaa al-Adawiya mosque in northeast Cairo was still being cleared by the authorities on Friday. Deeply polarised Egypt braced for renewed confrontation on Friday after the Muslim Brotherhood called for a nationwide march of millions to show anger at the ferocious security crackdown on Islamists in which hundreds were killed.