In pics: Millions celebrate at Tahrir Square as Egypt army ousts Morsi

World | | July 4, 2013, 7:56 am
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Protesters, who are against Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi, hold a poster featuring the head of Egypt's armed forces General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi in Tahrir Square in Cairo on July 3, 2013.

Protesters, who are against Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi, hold a poster featuring the head of Egypt's armed forces General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi in Tahrir Square in Cairo on July 3, 2013.

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The president of the supreme constitutional court will act as interim head of state until a new presidential and parliamentary elections take place.

The president of the supreme constitutional court will act as interim head of state until a new presidential and parliamentary elections take place.

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Anti-Mursi protesters celebrate in Tahrir square after the announcement of the removal from office of Egypt's deposed President Mohamed Mursi in Cairo on July 3, 2013.

Anti-Mursi protesters celebrate in Tahrir square after the announcement of the removal from office of Egypt's deposed President Mohamed Mursi in Cairo on July 3, 2013.

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Anti-Morsi protesters dance as they celebrate near Tahrir square after the announcement of the removal from office of Egypt's deposed President Mohamed Morsi.

Anti-Morsi protesters dance as they celebrate near Tahrir square after the announcement of the removal from office of Egypt's deposed President Mohamed Morsi.

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Jubilant crowds across Cairo cheered, chanted pro-army slogans and set off fireworks after the military suspended the constitution and overthrew President Mohamed Morsi on Wednesday.

Jubilant crowds across Cairo cheered, chanted pro-army slogans and set off fireworks after the military suspended the constitution and overthrew President Mohamed Morsi on Wednesday.

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Protesters, who are against Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi, react in Tahrir Square in Cairo on July 3, 2013 after Egypt's armed forces overthrew President Mohamed Morsi on Wednesday.

Protesters, who are against Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi, react in Tahrir Square in Cairo on July 3, 2013 after Egypt's armed forces overthrew President Mohamed Morsi on Wednesday.

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Protesters against Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi set-off fireworks in Tahrir Square in Cairo on July 3, 2013.

Protesters against Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi set-off fireworks in Tahrir Square in Cairo on July 3, 2013.

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Protesters, who are against Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi, wave the Egyptian national flag as they gather at Tahrir Square in Cairo on July 3, 2013.

Protesters, who are against Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi, wave the Egyptian national flag as they gather at Tahrir Square in Cairo on July 3, 2013.

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Egypt army overthrew elected Islamist President Mohamed Morsi and announced a political transition on Wednesday.

Egypt army overthrew elected Islamist President Mohamed Morsi and announced a political transition on Wednesday.

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Protesters, who are against Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi, set-off fireworks as they gather in Tahrir Square in Cairo on July 3, 2013.

Protesters, who are against Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi, set-off fireworks as they gather in Tahrir Square in Cairo on July 3, 2013.