McCain threatens to end aid to Egypt

Sen. John McCain, Arizona Republican, criticized Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi's decision to give himself near-absolute power.

Egyptian security forces (background) clash with protesters near Tahrir Square in Cairo on Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012. Supporters and opponents of Egypt's president are growing more entrenched in their potentially destabilizing battle over the Islamist leader's move to give himself near absolute powers, with neither side appearing willing to back down. (AP Photo/Ahmed Gomaa)

Egyptian security forces (background) clash with protesters near Tahrir Square in Cairo on Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012. Supporters and opponents of Egypt's president are growing more entrenched in their potentially destabilizing battle over the Islamist leader's move to give himself near absolute powers, with neither side appearing willing to back down. (AP Photo/Ahmed Gomaa)

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