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Scenes from the turmoil in Egypt

Egyptian army soldiers take their positions on top and next to their armored vehicles while guarding an entrance to Tahrir square, in Cairo, Egypt, Friday, Aug. 16, 2013.

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Egypt's interior minister said the police will use live ammunition on any protesters attacking government buildings or public institutions.

The army has been deployed and the entrances to Tahrir Square - the focus of demonstrations that led to the toppling of president Hosni Mubarak in 2011 - were blocked off by the army.