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.

An Egyptian protester runs during clashes with security forces (not pictured) near Tahrir Square in Cairo on Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012. President Mohammed Morsi's edicts, which were announced on Thursday, place him above oversight of any kind, including that of the courts. The move has thrown Egypt's already troubled transition to democracy into further turmoil, sparking angry protests across the country to demand the decrees be immediately rescinded. (AP Photo/Ahmed Gomaa)

An Egyptian protester runs during clashes with security forces (not pictured) near Tahrir Square in Cairo on Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012. President Mohammed Morsi's edicts, which were announced on Thursday, place him above oversight of any kind, including that of the courts. The move has thrown Egypt's already troubled transition to democracy into further turmoil, sparking angry protests across the country to demand the decrees be immediately rescinded. (AP Photo/Ahmed Gomaa)

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