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.

Protesters rush a wounded colleague to a field hospital in Tahrir Square on Friday, Nov. 23, 2012. Supporters and opponents of Egyptian Islamist President Mohammed Morsi staged rival rallies Friday after he assumed sweeping new powers, a clear show of the deepening polarization plaguing the country. In a Thursday, Nov. 22, 2012, decree, Mr. Morsi put himself above the judiciary and also exempted the Islamist-dominated constituent assembly writing Egypt's new constitution from judicial review. (AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo)

Protesters rush a wounded colleague to a field hospital in Tahrir Square on Friday, Nov. 23, 2012. Supporters and opponents of Egyptian Islamist President Mohammed Morsi staged rival rallies Friday after he assumed sweeping new powers, a clear show of the deepening polarization plaguing the country. In a Thursday, Nov. 22, 2012, decree, Mr. Morsi put himself above the judiciary and also exempted the Islamist-dominated constituent assembly writing Egypt's new constitution from judicial review. (AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo)

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