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Egypt marks 2nd anniversary of Islamist ouster with mourning

Egypt mourns soldiers, top prosecutor on 2nd anniversary of Islamist president's overthrow
Brian Rohan And Dan Perry, The Associated Press

CAIRO - Two years to the day after the army overthrew Egypt's Islamist president, the sounds coming from the mosque at Cairo's Tahrir Square were sadly telling. At the focal point of Egypt's upheavals, where authorities had hoped to stage celebrations, there was instead a prayer for the week's dead, including soldiers cut down by militants in Sinai and the country's chief prosecutor, assassinated by car bomb in the capital.

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