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Egypt erupts with protests demanding Morsi ouster

Monday - 7/1/2013, 3:29am  ET

An Egyptian protester chants slogans during anti-Egypt's Islamist President Mohammed Morsi rally in Tahrir Square, the focal point of Egyptian uprising, in Cairo Sunday, June 30, 2013. Organizers of a mass protest against Morsi claimed Saturday that more than 22 million people have signed their petition demanding the Islamist leader step down, asserting that the tally was a reflection of how much the public has turned against his rule. Arabic on the red scarf reads, "Leave." (AP Photo/ Amr Nabil)

SARAH EL DEEB
Associated Press

CAIRO (AP) -- Hundreds of thousands thronged the streets of Cairo and cities around the country Sunday and marched on the presidential palace, filling a broad avenue for blocks, in an attempt to force out the Islamist president with the most massive protests Egypt has seen in 2
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