Morsi under pressure to withdraw decree

Pressure has increased on Egypt’s President Mohamed Morsi demanding withdrawal of powers he has given to protect himself and Islamist-led assembly writing a new constitution from a looming threat of dissolution by court order.
What powers Morsi decreed?

  • He declared that all presidential decisions would be immune from legal challenge.
  • He gave immunity to the committee writing the constitution from dissolution from court order.

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