Egypt's Morsi says new powers are 'temporary'

From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Sun Nov 25 2012, 14:24:46

Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi's recent decree giving him sweeping powers is "temporary," the president's office said on Sunday. The president will meet with the Supreme Judicial Council on Monday to discuss the decree, state media said.

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