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Egypt expels Turkey ambassador

24 November 2013 Last updated at 09:09 GMT

Egypt has ordered the Turkish ambassador to leave the country and announced a downgrading of diplomatic ties.

The move is in protest at Turkey's support for the ousted Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi.

Turkey has downgraded its diplomatic relations with Cairo in response.

Tim Neilson reports.

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