Sen. John McCain calls for action on Egypt Violence erupted once again today in Egypt. Health officials say at least 17 people have been killed in fighting between Muslim Brotherhood supporters and residents of the neighborhoods where rallies and marches have taken place. Tens of thousands of Brotherhood supporters took to the streets, responding to their leaders' call to make today a "Day of Rage."
Egypt was a main topic in a conversation at the Aspen Institute earlier this week with Republican Senator John McCain of Arizona. McCain was in Egypt recently to encourage the Muslim Brotherhood and the government to reconcile peacefully. McCain spoke with the Institute's Elliot Gerson about U.S. policy towards Egypt, as well as many other topics both foreign and domestic.12:00 p.m.