Thousands of Egyptians protest against Mursi decree

The planned demonstrations come a day after Morsi stuck by his controversial decree in a meeting with judges
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An Egyptian protester attempts to throw back a tear gas canister on November 27, 2012 during clashes with the Egyptian Riot Police in Omar Makram street, off Tahrir Square in Cairo. Clashes between police and protesting youths erupted on Tuesday near Cairo's Tahrir Square, ahead of a mass rally against a decree by President Mohamed Morsi granting himself broad powers. The planned demonstrations come a day after Morsi stuck by his controversial decree in a meeting with judges that was aimed at defusing the worst political crisis since his election in June. (AFP/Getty Images)
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A general view of Egypt landmark Tahrir Square is seen on November 27, 2012 in Cairo. Clashes between police and protesting youths erupted on Tuesday near Cairo's Tahrir Square, ahead of a mass rally against a decree by President Mohamed Morsi granting himself broad powers. The planned demonstrations come a day after Morsi stuck by his controversial decree in a meeting with judges that was aimed at defusing the worst political crisis since his election in June. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Egyptians youth and demonstrators hurl stones towards Egyptian security forces on November 27, 2012, during clashes with the Egyptian riot police in Omar Makram street, off Tahrir Square in Cairo. Clashes between police and protesting youths erupted near Cairo's Tahrir Square, ahead of a mass rally against a decree by President Mohamed Morsi granting himself broad powers. The planned demonstrations come a day after Morsi stuck by his controversial decree in a meeting with judges that was aimed at defusing the worst political crisis since his election in June. (AFP/Getty Images)
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An Egyptian protester recovers from tear gas inhalation on November 27, 2012, during clashes with the Egyptian Riot Police in Omar Makram street, off Tahrir Square in Cairo. Clashes between police and protesting youths erupted near Cairo's Tahrir Square, ahead of a mass rally against a decree by President Mohamed Morsi granting himself broad powers. The planned demonstrations come a day after Morsi stuck by his controversial decree in a meeting with judges that was aimed at defusing the worst political crisis since his election in June. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Egyptian protesters shout political slogans against President Mohamed Morsi's decree granting himself broad powers during a demonstration in Cairo's Tahrir Square on November 27, 2012. The planned demonstrations come a day after Morsi met with the country's top judges in a bid to defuse the crisis over the decree, that has sparked deadly clashes and prompted judges and journalists to call for strike. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Egyptian protesters shout political slogans against President Mohammed Morsi's decree during a demonstration in Tahrir Square on November 27, 2012 in Cairo. Clashes between police and protesting youths erupted near Cairo's Tahrir Square, ahead of a mass rally against a decree by President Mohamed Morsi granting himself broad powers. The planned demonstrations come a day after Morsi stuck by his controversial decree in a meeting with judges that was aimed at defusing the worst political crisis since his election in June. (AFP/Getty Images)
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An Egyptian protester holds up a Koran and a figure of Christ on the cross during a demonstration against President Mohamed Morsi's decree granting himself broad powers in Cairo's Tahrir Square on November 27, 2012. The planned demonstrations come a day after Morsi met with the country's top judges in a bid to defuse the crisis over the decree, that has sparked deadly clashes and prompted judges and journalists to call for strike. (AFP/Getty Images)
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People carry a giant Egyptian national flag as tens of thousands take part in a mass rally against a decree by President Mohamed Morsi granting himself broad powers on November 27, 2012 in Cairo. Clashes between police and protesting youths erupted near Cairo's Tahrir Square, ahead of the demonstration. The planned demonstrations come a day after Morsi stuck by his controversial decree in a meeting with judges that was aimed at defusing the worst political crisis since his election in June. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Egyptians take part in a protest against a power grab by President Mohamed Morsi, in the Mediterranean coastal city of Alexandria, on November 27, 2012. Tens of thousands protested in Cairo and in Alexandria against the decree that Morsi announced on November 22, 2012 allowing him to 'issue any decision or law that is final and not subject to appeal', which effectively placed him beyond judicial oversight. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Tens of thousands people take part in a mass rally against a decree by President Mohamed Morsi granting himself broad powers on November 27, 2012 at Egypt's landmark Tahir Square in Cairo. Clashes between police and protesting youths erupted near Cairo's Tahrir Square, ahead of the demonstration. The planned demonstrations come a day after Morsi stuck by his controversial decree in a meeting with judges that was aimed at defusing the worst political crisis since his election in June. (AFP/Getty Images)