Egypt Breaking News: Egypt: PM Has Right to Give Military Arrest Powers

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Egypt's interim president has given the prime minister the power to grant the military the right to arrest civilians after a weekend of violence between supporters of the country's deposed leader and security forces. Dozens of people were killed when riot police fired on protesters supporting deposed Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi in Cairo. Twenty-four people were injured in clashes throughout Egypt, according to the ministry of health, as rival rallies filled the streets in preparation for a potential showdown over Egypt's future.

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