egyptian capital :
- n the capital of Egypt and the largest city in Africa; a major port just to the south of the Nile delta; formerly the home of the Pharaohs
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- Egyptian military takes over government
Military special forces surround supporters of Islamist leader Mohammed Morsi in Nasser City, Cairo, Egypt, on Wednesday. Army troops backed by armor and including commandos have deployed across much of the Egyptian capital, near protest sites and at key facilities and major intersections.
July 3, 2013 - The Lewiston Sun Journal
- Supporters of Egyptian president say military coup is underway
CAIRO — Armored cars, tanks and troops deployed in the Egyptian capital on Wednesday, and advisers said they had lost contact with President Mohammed Morsi in what they described as a military coup.
July 3, 2013 - NBC NEWS