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Mubarak resigns as Egyptian president
Cairo, Feb 11 (IANS) Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak stepped down Friday, finally bowing to the vociferous demands of hundreds of thousands of protesters calling for an end to his three-decade rule, and handed over power to the country's armed forces.

Friday, February 11, 2011 10:33:18 PM

End of an era: Hosni Mubarak forced out after 30-year rule
Cairo, Feb 11 (IANS) He survived six attempts on his life, but Egypt's president Hosni Mubarak finally quit Friday evening after a powerful people's movement that saw millions take to the streets all over the country -- an exit as tumultuous as his entry three decades ago when he succeeded Anwar el-Sadat, who was assassinated during a military parade in Cairo.

Friday, February 11, 2011 10:18:55 PM

Egypt is free, say joyful protesters as Mubarak quits
Cairo, Feb 11 (IANS) 'Egypt if free, Egypt is free', chanted tens of thousands of jubilant protesters Friday evening, waving banners and placards in downtown Cairo's Tahrir Square to welcome the announcement of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak finally stepping down after 30 years in power.

Friday, February 11, 2011 10:11:53 PM

Hosni Mubarak steps down, for benefit of republic: Suleiman
Cairo, Feb 11 (IANS) Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has stepped down for 'the benefit of the republic', Vice President Omar Suleiman announced Friday evening.

Friday, February 11, 2011 10:08:39 PM

Mubarak quits as Egypt's president
Cairo, Feb 11 (IANS) Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak resigned Friday, handing over power to the military, Vice President Omar Suleiman announced.

Friday, February 11, 2011 9:53:46 PM

Wild jubilation in Tahrir to Mubarak quitting
Cairo, Feb 11 (IANS) Wild jubilation and celebrations overtook downtown Cairo's Tahrir Square as the tens of thousands of protesters welcomed the announcement of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak finally stepping down after 30 years in power.

Friday, February 11, 2011 9:51:37 PM

Mubarak steps down, army takes over
Cairo, Feb 11 (DPA) Egyptian President Hosny Mubarak stepped down Friday and asked the army to run the country, Vice President Omar Suleiman announced.

Friday, February 11, 2011 9:36:40 PM

Mubarak leaves Cairo as protesters march towards presidential palace
Caro/Washington, Feb 11 (IANS) Embattled Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak left Cairo Friday as protesters gathered in their thousands at the capital's Tahrir Square marched towards the presidential palace, intensifying their demand for Mubark's ouster.

Friday, February 11, 2011 9:05:12 PM

Mubarak leaves Cairo: Report
Cairo, Feb 11 (IANS) The embattled Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak left Cairo for an 'unknown' destination, a media report said, as anti-government protesters intensified their demand Friday for immediate power transition.

Friday, February 11, 2011 7:00:52 PM

Mubarak leaves Cairo, says report
Cairo, Feb 11 (DPA) Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak left Cairo Friday for an undisclosed destination, security sources said.

Friday, February 11, 2011 6:37:49 PM

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