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Leahy: Egypt's Morsi a 'great disappointment'

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A leading senator is calling deposed Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi a "great disappointment" to his people and says Morsi squandered an historic opportunity. Democratic Sen. Patrick Leahy of Vermont said in a statement on Wednesday that he hopes Egypt's military, which ousted Morsi, makes good on its promise not to rule for the long term. Leahy says U.S. law requires...