Jul 22 2013, 10:00pm CDT | by IANS
"In Tahrir Square, one person was killed and 26 injured in the clashes," Mohamed Sultan, head of Egypt's Ambulance Authority, told Xinhua.
Police fired tear gas shells to disperse the crowd and to prevent Morsi's loyalists from reaching the US embassy.
Security forces deployed armoured vehicles in areas near the US embassy.
In Qalyubiya governorate near Cairo, two people were killed when Morsi's loyalists blocked main roads there, said Qalyubiya security chief Mahmoud Yousri.
Meanwhile, at least 85 people were injured Sunday night in similar clashes in northeastern Egypt's Suez governorate, the regional health ministry said.
Tear gas shells were fired in the clashes, Mohamed al-Azizy, the ministry's undersecretary told MENA.
State-run Ahram website said 112 people were wounded in clashes in the governorate's iconic Al-Arbaeen Square.
Several victims filed police reports over the incident, accusing figures of the Muslim Brotherhood of inciting thugs and gunmen to attack the residents in Suez, MENA said.
Tensions have escalated since Morsi was toppled by the army July 3, in response to massive protests.
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