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An Egyptian flashes the victory sign during a demonstration in Tahrir Square in Cairo on Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012. More than 200,000 people protested against Egypt's Islamist president in a powerful show of strength by the opposition, who demanded that President Mohammed Morsi revoke edicts granting himself near-autocratic powers. (AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty)
Photo by: Nariman El-Mofty
An Egyptian flashes the victory sign during a demonstration in Tahrir Square in Cairo on Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012. More than 200,000 people protested against Egypt's Islamist president in a powerful show of strength by the opposition, who demanded that President Mohammed Morsi revoke edicts granting himself near-autocratic powers. (AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty)

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