Police patrols and members of the army commando forces are present in the vicinity of the Defense Ministry and the Qubba presidential palace in order to secure demonstrators and prevent clashes or violence.
Meanwhile, dozens of demonstrators flocked to the vicinity of the Defense Ministry and Caliph Mamoun Street.
Demonstrators chanted slogans supporting Defense Minister Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and condemning President Mohamed Morsy.
The Defense Ministry protesters said they will end their sit-in if the armed forces satisfy their hopes of removing President Mohamed Morsy and take over power.
Edited translation from MENA