Egypt’s Mursi rescinds decrees but firm on referendum

Mohammed Mursi on Saturday finally rescinded November 22 decrees, but remained firm on his stance on referendum to be held this week.

Egypt judges on strike against Mursi power grab

Mursi had tried to stave off the crisis by meeting top judges and assuring them, decrees didn’t infringe on judiciary.

Mursi tells judges decrees don’t infringe on judiciary

Mohammed Mursi told the country`s top judges on Tuesday that he did not infringe on their authority when he seized near absolute powers.

Venezuela`s Chavez has "battery" of decrees ready

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez says his motives are humanitarian.