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08/14/2013 04:48 pm ET

10 Striking Photos From Day Of Clashes In Egypt

On Wednesday, Egyptian security forces stormed two sit-in camps occupied by supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi, turning much of Cairo into a battlefield.

In the resulting uproar, more than 200 people were killed nationwide, according to the country's health ministry.

Take a look at ten stunning, heartbreaking photos shot in Egypt today.

WARNING: Some readers may find the images disturbing.

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A protester comforts a wounded colleague after Egyptian security forces began to clear a sit-in by supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi in the eastern Nasr City district of Cairo, Egypt, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013. (AP Photo/Ahmed Gomaa)

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An Egyptian woman tries to stop a military bulldozer from going forward as Egyptian security forces moved in to disperse Morsi supporters. (MOHAMMED ABDEL MONEIM/AFP/Getty Images)

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A bullet hole is seen in the front of a gas mask belonging to a Morsi supporter in Cairo's Nasr City district. (AP Photo/Manu Brabo)

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A police vehicle topples off the 6th of October bridge in the eastern Nasr City district of Cairo. (AP Photo/Aly Hazzaa, El Shorouk Newspaper). See more photos and video of the incident here.

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Belongings of protesters remains after security forces moved to clear the smaller camp of Morsi supporters, near Cairo University, Giza, Cairo. (AP Photo/ Ahmed Abd El Latif, El Shorouk Newspaper)

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The national identity cards of protesters allegedly killed during a clear-out operation by Egyptian Security Forces on pro-Morsi demonstrators are exchanged at the Rabaa al-Adaweya Medical Centre in the Nasr City district. (Photo by Ed Giles/Getty Images)

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Feet from the bodies of Morsi supporters lie on the floor of the Rabaa al-Adaweya Medical Centre in the Nasr City district on August 14, 2013 in Cairo, Egypt. (Photo by Ed Giles/Getty Images)

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A Morsi supporter shouts during clashes with Egyptian security forces in Cairo's Nasr City district, Egypt. (AP Photo/Manu Brabo)

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An Egyptian security force kicks a supporter of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi as they clear a sit-in camp set up near Cairo University in Cairo's Giza district. (AP Photo/Hussein Tallal)

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A member of the Egyptian security forces holds up a copy of the Quran they clear the smaller of the two pro-Morsi sit-ins, near the Cairo University campus in Giza, Cairo. (AP Photo/Imad Abdul Rahman)

Captions by the Associated Press

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