upporters and opponents of Egyptian leader Mohammed Morsi fought with rocks, firebombs and sticks outside the presidential palace in Cairo on Wednesday, as a new round of protests deepened the country’s political crisis. Mohamed ElBaradei, a leading opposition advocate of reform and democracy, said Morsi’s rule was ‘‘no different’’ from that of former President Hosni Mubarak, whose authoritarian regime was toppled in an uprising nearly two years ago.
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