Mideast Egypt

November 25, 2012 - 9:33 PM
An Egyptian protester runs during clashes with security forces near Tahrir Square in Cairo, 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to democracy into further turmoil, sparking angry protests across the country to demand the decrees be immediately rescinded.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)