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Onlookers gather at the house of Egyptian Christian, Samir Iskandar which was burned during clashes between Muslims and Christians in Qalubiya, just outside Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, April 6, 2013. Several Egyptians including 4 Christians and a Muslim were killed in sectarian clashes before dawn on Saturday, security officials said. (AP Photo/Mohammed Nouhan, El Shorouk Newspaper)

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** FILE ** In this Sunday, March 31, 2013, file photo, a bodyguard secures popular Egyptian television satirist Bassem Youssef, who has come to be known as Egypt's Jon Stewart, as he enters Egypt's state prosecutors office to face accusations of insulting Islam and the country's Islamist leader in Cairo, Egypt. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil, File)

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** FILE ** In this Sunday, March 31, 2013, file photo, a bodyguard secures popular Egyptian television satirist Bassem Youssef, who has come to be known as Egypt's Jon Stewart, as he enters Egypt's state prosecutors office to face accusations of insulting Islam and the country's Islamist leader in Cairo, Egypt. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil, File)

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** FILE ** In this Sunday, March 31, 2013, file photo, a bodyguard secures popular Egyptian television satirist Bassem Youssef, who has come to be known as Egypt's Jon Stewart, as he enters Egypt's state prosecutors office to face accusations of insulting Islam and the country's Islamist leader in Cairo, Egypt. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil, File)

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In this Monday, April 1, 2013 photo, hundreds of al-Azhar university students angered by a mass outbreak of food poisoning at the university hold signs and chant slogans as an ambulance carrying a poisoned student passes through the crowd in Cairo, Egypt. (AP Photo/Mostafa Darwish)

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In this Monday, April 1, 2013 photo, hundreds of al-Azhar university students angered by a mass outbreak of food poisoning at the university hold signs and chant slogans as an ambulance carrying a poisoned student passes through the crowd in Cairo, Egypt. (AP Photo/Mostafa Darwish)

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A bodyguard secures popular Egyptian television satirist Bassem Youssef, who has come to be known as Egypt's Jon Stewart, as he enters the Egyptian state prosecutor's office to face accusations of insulting Islam and the country's Islamist leader, in Cairo on Sunday, March 31, 2013. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)

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A bodyguard secures popular Egyptian television satirist Bassem Youssef, who has come to be known as Egypt's Jon Stewart, as he enters the Egyptian state prosecutor's office to face accusations of insulting Islam and the country's Islamist leader, in Cairo on Sunday, March 31, 2013. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)

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Muslim Brotherhood and Egyptian President Morsi supporters chant slogans during a funeral of three victims who were killed during Wednesday's clashes outside Al Azhar mosque, the highest Islamic Sunni institution, Friday, Dec. 7, 2012. During the funeral, thousands Islamist mourners chanted, "with blood and soul, we redeem Islam," pumping their fists in the air. "Egypt is Islamic, it will not be secular, it will not be liberal," they chanted as they walked in a funeral procession that filled streets around Al-Azhar mosque. Thousands of Egyptians took to the streets after Friday midday prayers in rival rallies and marches across Cairo, as the standoff deepened over what opponents call the Islamist president's power grab, raising the specter of more violence. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)

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** FILE ** Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi holds a news conference with at the Presidential palace in Cairo, Egypt, Feb. 13, 2012. (AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo, File)

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**FILE** Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi addresses the media Jan. 30, 2013, during a joint press conference with German Chancellor Angela Merkel after a meeting at the chancellery in Berlin. (Associated Press)

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An injured security official is carried from a police officers club in the upscale neighborhood of Zamalek, after protesters set fires following a court verdict in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, March 9, 2013. Fans of Cairo’s Al-Ahly club have stormed Egypt’s soccer federation headquarters and a nearby police club, and set them ablaze after a court acquitted seven of nine police official on trial for their alleged part in deadly stadium melee. (AP Photo/Mohammed Asad )

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An injured security official is carried from a police officers club in the upscale neighborhood of Zamalek, after protesters set fires following a court verdict in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, March 9, 2013. Fans of Cairo’s Al-Ahly club have stormed Egypt’s soccer federation headquarters and a nearby police club, and set them ablaze after a court acquitted seven of nine police official on trial for their alleged part in deadly stadium melee. (AP Photo/Mohammed Asad )

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Egyptian protesters throw stones at riot police during clashes near a state security building in Port Said, Egypt, Thursday, March 7, 2013. Clashes between protesters and police continued into a fifth day on Thursday in the restive Egyptian city of Port Said. (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra)

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Egyptian protesters throw stones at riot police during clashes near a state security building in Port Said, Egypt, Thursday, March 7, 2013. Clashes between protesters and police continued into a fifth day on Thursday in the restive Egyptian city of Port Said. (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra)

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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (left) shakes hands with Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi at the Presidential Palace in Cairo on March 3, 2013. (Associated Press)

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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (left) shakes hands with Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi at the Presidential Palace in Cairo on March 3, 2013. (Associated Press)

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U.S. Secretary of State John F. Kerry (left) shakes hands with Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi at the Presidential Palace in Cairo on Sunday, March 3, 2013. Mr. Kerry is wrapping up a visit to the deeply divided country with an appeal for unity and reform. The United States is deeply concerned that continued instability in Egypt will have broader consequences in a region already rocked by unrest. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, Pool)

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U.S. Secretary of State John F. Kerry (left) shakes hands with Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi at the Presidential Palace in Cairo on Sunday, March 3, 2013. Mr. Kerry is wrapping up a visit to the deeply divided country with an appeal for unity and reform. The United States is deeply concerned that continued instability in Egypt will have broader consequences in a region already rocked by unrest. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, Pool)

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An Egyptian woman shouts anti-Mohammed Morsi slogans as soldiers block a road leading to the Shura Council where the president addressed the upper house of parliament in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012. Egypt’s Islamist president warned Saturday against any unrest that could harm the drive to repair the country’s battered economy in a sharply worded speech that urged the opposition to work with his government. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)