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  7/1/2013, Tammuz 23, 5773

Strike Threat to Morsi as Death Toll Rises to 10

Leaders of the At-Tamrud movement, uniting opponents of Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi, threatened, Monday morning, to launch a general strike if Morsi does not resign by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday. They called on the army and the police to join civilians in the strike. The death toll from clashes since the start of Sunday's anti-Morsi demonstrations rose to 10 Monday morning with more than 600 injured.

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