Thousands of opponents of President Mohammed Morsi are waiting on Cairo's Tahrir Platz. They are waiting to see if he will resign before the military steps in, as it has promised.
Thousands of people protested on Cairo's Tahrir Square on Saturday, following the acquittal of Hosni Mubarak, who had appealed a life-prison sentence for the killing of anti-regime protesters in 2011.
More than 400 Egyptians will face military trials in connection to violence that followed the ouster of former President Mohammed Morsi. In recent tribunals, hundreds of Egyptians have been sentenced to death.
The Canadian Embassy in Cairo has closed over security concerns, a day after Britain's also suspended its services over safety worries. Both embassies are in Cairo's Garden City neighborhood.
The acquittal of a murder charge against former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak is to be appealed by the country's public prosecutor. He had been on trial for the murder of some 800 protesters during the 2011 uprising.
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