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Egyptian border guards patrol Aug. 6, 2012, in Rafah, Egypt, near the border with Israel. Egypt deployed helicopter gunships to the Sinai Peninsula to hunt for the militants who killed at least 16 soldiers the previous day, when the troops at a checkpoint were having the traditional meal at the end of the daily fast during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. (Associated Press)

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Egyptian border guards patrol Aug. 6, 2012, in Rafah, Egypt, near the border with Israel. Egypt deployed helicopter gunships to the Sinai Peninsula to hunt for the militants who killed at least 16 soldiers the previous day, when the troops at a checkpoint were having the traditional meal at the end of the daily fast during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. (Associated Press)

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** FILE ** In this Sunday, July 22, 2012, file photo released by the Egyptian Presidency, Egyptian President, Mohammed Morsi, left, meets with the minister of Water Resources and Irrigation, Hesham Kandil, at the Presidential Palace in Cairo. (AP Photo/Ahmed Mourad, Egyptian Presidency, File)

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** FILE ** In this Sunday, July 22, 2012, file photo released by the Egyptian Presidency, Egyptian President, Mohammed Morsi, left, meets with the minister of Water Resources and Irrigation, Hesham Kandil, at the Presidential Palace in Cairo. (AP Photo/Ahmed Mourad, Egyptian Presidency, File)

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Egypt's new prime minister Hesham Kandil talks Aug. 2, 2012, during a press conference in Cairo. (Associated Press)

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Egypt's new prime minister Hesham Kandil talks Aug. 2, 2012, during a press conference in Cairo. (Associated Press)

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Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta is greeted Tuesday by Egyptian Defense Minister Mohamed Hussein Tantawi in Cairo. Mr. Panetta also met for the first time with Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi. (Associated Press)

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Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta is greeted Tuesday by Egyptian Defense Minister Mohamed Hussein Tantawi in Cairo. Mr. Panetta also met for the first time with Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi. (Associated Press)

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Brazil's Juan Jesus followed by his teammates enters the field of play prior to the start of the men's group C soccer match between Brazil and Egypt, at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, Wales, at the 2012 London Summer Olympics, Thursday, July 26, 2012. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)

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Brazil's Juan Jesus followed by his teammates enters the field of play prior to the start of the men's group C soccer match between Brazil and Egypt, at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, Wales, at the 2012 London Summer Olympics, Thursday, July 26, 2012. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)

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Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton met Sunday in Cairo with Egypt’s top military leaders, who are veterans of the Mubarak era and close friends of the U.S. military establishment. They show little sign of changing their traditional wariness of Tehran. (Associated Press)

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Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton met Sunday in Cairo with Egypt’s top military leaders, who are veterans of the Mubarak era and close friends of the U.S. military establishment. They show little sign of changing their traditional wariness of Tehran. (Associated Press)

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Two American tourists, the Rev. Michel Louis (seated at left) and Lissa Alphonse (seated at right), rest at a police station on Monday, July 16, 2012, after their release by a kidnapper in El Arish, in the northern part of Egypt's Sinai Peninsula. (Associated Press)

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American tourists Rev. Michel Louis (seated at left) and Lissa Alphonse (seated at right) rest July 16, 2012, after their release at a police station in El Arish, in the northern part of Egypt's Sinai Peninsula. The two tourists and their Egyptian guide who were abducted by a Bedouin the week prior were released unharmed, a security official and the kidnapper told the Associated Press. (Associated Press)

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Two American tourists, the Rev. Michel Louis (seated at left) and Lissa Alphonse (seated at right), rest at a police station on Monday, July 16, 2012, after their release by a kidnapper in El Arish, in the northern part of Egypt's Sinai Peninsula. (Associated Press)

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U. S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, left, and Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi laugh during a photo opportunity at their meeting at the Presidential palace in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, July 14, 2012. (AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo)

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U. S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, left, and Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi laugh during a photo opportunity at their meeting at the Presidential palace in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, July 14, 2012. (AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo)

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Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi (center) is flanked by Field Marshal Hussein Tantawi (left) and Chief of Staff Sami Anan at a ceremony at an Air Force base in Cairo on Tuesday. U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton arrives in the Egyptian capital on Saturday amid growing concern in Washington that a power struggle in Egypt could imperil the transition to democratic rule. (Associated Press)

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Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi (center) is flanked by Field Marshal Hussein Tantawi (left) and Chief of Staff Sami Anan at a ceremony at an Air Force base in Cairo on Tuesday. U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton arrives in the Egyptian capital on Saturday amid growing concern in Washington that a power struggle in Egypt could imperil the transition to democratic rule. (Associated Press)

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Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi (left) joins Field Marshal Hussein Tantawi (center) and Chief of Staff Sami Anan (right) at a ceremony at an air force base in Cairo on Tuesday. Egypt's Islamist-dominated parliament opened a new front in the country's leadership showdowns Tuesday by meeting in defiance of orders that disbanded the chamber and brought Mr. Morsi in conflict with both the powerful military and the highest court. (Associated Press)