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Egypt´s Morsi assumes
sweeping powers

Agence France-Presse, by Jailan Zayan

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 11/23/2012 9:21:33 AM

Egypt´s Islamist President Mohamed Morsi assumed sweeping powers on Thursday, drawing criticism that he is seeking to become a "new pharaoh" and raising questions about the gains of last year´s uprising which ousted Hosni Mubarak. The move is a blow to the pro-democracy movement that toppled the long-time president, himself derided by many as a pharaoh, and raises concerns that Islamists will be further ensconced in power. Opposition forces denounced the declaration as a "coup" and called for nationwide protests on Friday. "The president can issue any decision or measure to protect the revolution,"

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Who didn´t see this coming?? No wonder 0bama and Morsi get along so well. They are just alike. They both think they are messiahs, on that´s right "pharoahs." s/o

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: dman, 11/23/2012 9:23:31 AM     (No. 9030443)

One man, one vote, one time.

When will they ever learn?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: raisedright2, 11/23/2012 10:18:25 AM     (No. 9030523)

This, too, will be swept under the rug by the msm, and this is very scarey stuff.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: heartsurgeon, 11/23/2012 10:31:55 AM     (No. 9030544)

Morsi is just following Obama´s lead..."issue any decision or measure to protect the revolution"

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Reply 4 - Posted by: stopevhillary, 11/23/2012 10:49:22 AM     (No. 9030555)

Gee, thanks Hillary!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: norcalvet, 11/23/2012 11:51:05 AM     (No. 9030614)

O´s watching carefully....getting ideas on how to do this here.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: doctorfixit, 11/23/2012 12:18:05 PM     (No. 9030651)

The dictator they had wasn´t radically Islamic enough to suit the Empty Suit, so he swapped in another.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: harper, 11/23/2012 1:14:49 PM     (No. 9030724)

BO´s attempt to boot Jimmah Peanut off the Presidential Doofus throne is bearing fruit.
Mubarak was an SOB, but he was our SOB [like Gaddafi]

Morsi is Allah´s SOB and we are all living with increased danger.

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