Egypt’s Protests, Violence and Clashes: Top 10 Tweets From a Country in Chaos

Published:4:12 pm EDT, June 30, 2013| Updated:5:07 pm EDT, June 30, 2013|
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A red flare lights up the crowd outside the presidential palace during protests in Cairo, (Getty Images)

A red flare lights up the crowd outside the presidential palace during protests in Cairo, (Getty Images)

Today, Egypt saw its biggest protests in its history. Thousands of protestors have flocked to the streets demanding for President Mohammed Morsi to step down. Meanwhile, the controversial leader has since declared that he remains confident he will serve out his term as Egypt's first democratically elected president. Now, an atmosphere of corrosive anxiety grips the streets of Egypt over the uncertainty of the country's future.

Thousands of Egyptians tweeted to the world their photos and stories from the protest-riddled country with mixed messages of fear, defiance and pride. Here are the top tweets and pics that came out of Egypt's chaos today.


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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