Egypt’s stocks plummet 10% on Morsi acts
Protests against decrees on powers see first death
Posted: November 26, 2012 at 12:22 a.m.
Egypt’s benchmark stock index plunged by nearly 10 percent Sunday in the first trading session since the country’s Islamist president issued decrees to assume sweeping new powers, while police in central Cairo fired tear gas at protesters who accuse the Egyptian leader of a blatant power grab.
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