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Saturday, December 8, 2012

Morsi backs off on power-grab decree, refuses to delay vote

A protester holding oil and sugar chants slogans slamming the Muslim Brotherhood and Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi outside the presidential palace Saturday. The banner behind, with a defaced picture of President Mohammed Morsi, says in Arabic: "the people want to bring down the regime."