Middle East

  • Protesters rush a wounded comrade to a field hospital in Tahrir Square, Cairo, Egypt, November 23, 2012.
  • Egyptian protesters opposed to President Mohamed Morsi chant slogans in Tahrir Square in Cairo, Egypt, November 23, 2012.
  • An Egyptian protester chants slogans and holds a cross and a Quran in Tahrir Square, Cairo, Egypt, November 23, 2012.
  • Supporters of Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi chant slogans and carry an image of Morsi, during a protest praising a new decree he issued on Thursday, in front of the presidential palace in Cairo, Egypt, November 23 , 2012.
  • Supporters of Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi chant slogans and wave his campaign posters outside the presidential palace in Cairo, Egypt, November 23, 2012.
  • Supporters of Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi gather outside the presidential palace in Cairo, Egypt, November 23, 2012.
  • Protesters storm an office of Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi's Muslim Brotherhood Freedom and Justice party and set fires in the Mediterranean port city of Alexandria, Egypt, Nov. 23, 2012.
  • Protesters hurl stones during clashes between supporters and opponents of President Mohamed Morsi in Alexandria, Egypt, November 23, 2012.

Egyptians Protest Presidential Decree

Published November 23, 2012

People gathered in Cairo's Tahrir Square and across the country to protest President Mohamed Morsi new powers while his supporters rallied outside the presidential palace.


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