Gunfire, bloodshed as hundreds clash outside Muslim Brotherhood

Posted by grimghost on Mar. 22, 2013

Hundreds of Egyptian protesters have encircled the Muslim Brotherhood headquarters in Cairo, attempting to break in. RTs correspondent Bel Trew reports that protesters and Brotherhood supporters are clashing in Moqatam quarter around the HQ. Earlier an Al Arabiya correspondent reported that protesters had already broken into the Muslim Brotherhood complex guarded by police and Brotherhood members, but the news is yet to be confirmed. RTs correspondent Bel Trew, who was at the scene, reported that hundreds were fighting each other with sticks, knives and stones. She reported hearing gunshots, but was unable to make out who was shooting at whom. According to various reports, the number of seriously wounded and hospitalized has surpassed 70. http-//rt.com/news/cairo-muslim-opposition-clashes-672/

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