Egypt violence: Death toll mounts as protesters defy military warning

Reza Sayah, CNN | Aug 17, 2013 at 08:32am


Thousands of Muslim Brotherhood supporters thronged streets and clashed with security forces in the capital Cairo, Ismailiya, Damietta, Alexandria and elsewhere on Friday. The protesters defied a dusk-to-dawn curfew inspite of the military's warning that it will deal firmly with anyone who breaches it.