Protesters celebrate in Tahrir Square, chanting "the people have brought down the regime"
by Patricia Launt at 2/11/2011 4:12:40 PM 11:12 AM
Canadian journalist Nahlah Ayed made this interesting observation on Twitter prior to Suleiman's speech: "What's happened here today is a verbal, bloodless coup"
by Patricia Launt at 2/11/2011 4:09:44 PM 11:09 AM
CNN showing crowds erupting in cheers and waving Egyptian flags in celebration
by Patricia Launt at 2/11/2011 4:04:54 PM 11:04 AM
Egypt's VP says appoints military council to run affairs, in a statement on state television
by Patricia Launt at 2/11/2011 4:04:10 PM 11:04 AM
Egypt's VP Suleiman says Mubarak is stepping down: state TV
by Patricia Launt at 2/11/2011 4:03:20 PM 11:03 AM
State TV is reporting that an important statement from the Egyptian presidency is expected within minutes