Anti-Morsi protesters flood Cairo's Tahrir Square

Thousands flocked to Cairo's central Tahrir Square to protest Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi's claim to near-absolute power.

Egyptian protesters carry large national flags in Tahrir Square in Cairo on Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012. Thousands of demonstrators flocked to the central square for a protest against Egypt's president in a significant test of whether the opposition can rally the street behind it in a confrontation aimed at forcing the Islamist leader to rescind decrees that granted him near absolute powers. (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra)

Egyptian protesters carry large national flags in Tahrir Square in Cairo on Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012. Thousands of demonstrators flocked to the central square for a protest against Egypt's president in a significant test of whether the opposition can rally the street behind it in a confrontation aimed at forcing the Islamist leader to rescind decrees that granted him near absolute powers. (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra)

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