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2011-02-05

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Euronews correspondent describes Tahrir Square

Euronews correspondent Luis Carballo has spent the day in Tahrir Square in Cairo and has seen for himself what is happening in Egypt right now. The

Euronews correspondent Luis Carballo has spent the day in Tahrir Square in Cairo and has seen for himself what is happening in Egypt right now. The

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Changes at the top but Mubarak stays

Hosni Mubarak remains as president of Egypt, and as the leader of the ruling NDP. There had been reports earlier that he had resigned but those

Hosni Mubarak remains as president of Egypt, and as the leader of the ruling NDP. There had been reports earlier that he had resigned but those

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After 12th day of protests, Mubarak remains president

An Arab-language television station that reportedly stated that Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak had resigned as head of the NDP party, has now

An Arab-language television station that reportedly stated that Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak had resigned as head of the NDP party, has now

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Preparing for the long haul in Tahrir Square

Promising to go in the autumn, President Hosni Mubarak seems to have ruled out leaving immediately. But so do the demonstrators in Cairo’s Tahrir

Promising to go in the autumn, President Hosni Mubarak seems to have ruled out leaving immediately. But so do the demonstrators in Cairo’s Tahrir

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Wheelchair no handicap in Tahrir Square

A man in a wheelchair shouting freedom slogans is carried through the crowd in Cairo’s Tahrir Square.

A man in a wheelchair shouting freedom slogans is carried through the crowd in Cairo’s Tahrir Square.

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Brotherhood wants inclusive dialogue

As far as many Egyptians are concerned, Hosni Mubarak’s National Democratic Party is finished. If that is so it is still far from clear what will

As far as many Egyptians are concerned, Hosni Mubarak’s National Democratic Party is finished. If that is so it is still far from clear what will

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Clinton warns of "perfect storm"

Hillary Clinton has warned the Middle East is facing a “perfect storm” of unrest and is urging its nations to embrace democracy. The last few weeks

Hillary Clinton has warned the Middle East is facing a “perfect storm” of unrest and is urging its nations to embrace democracy. The last few weeks

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Egypt's ruling party resigns, including Mubarak's son

State television in Egypt says the leadership of the ruling National Democratic Party has resigned, including Gamal Mubarak, the son of the embattled

State television in Egypt says the leadership of the ruling National Democratic Party has resigned, including Gamal Mubarak, the son of the embattled

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Mubarak: future options

President Hosni Mubarak has spent the morning meeting ministers. But despite the show of “business as usual” the 82-year-old’s hold on power

President Hosni Mubarak has spent the morning meeting ministers. But despite the show of “business as usual” the 82-year-old’s hold on power

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A camera can now transform an Egyptian into an Iranian agent

Amid the climate of paranoia in Egypt at the moment, even Egyptians in contact with “foreigners” have fallen under suspicion. Hamdy Reda, an Egyptian

Amid the climate of paranoia in Egypt at the moment, even Egyptians in contact with “foreigners” have fallen under suspicion. Hamdy Reda, an Egyptian

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One injured as Tahrir Square heats up again

Our correspondent in Tahrir Square, Luis Carballo, says he saw at least one person injured today. He described the morning’s events for us, saying

Our correspondent in Tahrir Square, Luis Carballo, says he saw at least one person injured today. He described the morning’s events for us, saying

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"Suleiman" option poses many problems

Our correspondent in Cairo, Mohamed Elhamy, says the “Suleiman” option faces popular and constitutional hurdles. “Many people in Tahrir Square

Our correspondent in Cairo, Mohamed Elhamy, says the “Suleiman” option faces popular and constitutional hurdles. “Many people in Tahrir Square

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Blast reported at Egypt gas pipeline

There has been a major explosion on or near a gas supply pipeline in northern Sinai. Egyptian state TV described the blast as a “terrorist attack”

There has been a major explosion on or near a gas supply pipeline in northern Sinai. Egyptian state TV described the blast as a “terrorist attack”

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Egypt awaits political moves

Egypt’s pro-democracy movement enters its twelfth day with Hosni Mubarak still clinging on to power. In Tahrir Square in central Cairo people were

Egypt’s pro-democracy movement enters its twelfth day with Hosni Mubarak still clinging on to power. In Tahrir Square in central Cairo people were

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Mubarak clings on as protests enter a 12th day

Egypt’s pro-democracy protests entered their twelfth day on Saturday as president Hosni Mubarak continues to cling on to power. Demonstrators

Egypt’s pro-democracy protests entered their twelfth day on Saturday as president Hosni Mubarak continues to cling on to power. Demonstrators

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Egyptians worldwide protest against Mubarak

Hundreds of demonstrators on Friday took to the streets of New York’s Times Square to call on Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak to quit. Protesters

Hundreds of demonstrators on Friday took to the streets of New York’s Times Square to call on Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak to quit. Protesters

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Obama ups pressure on Egypt's Mubarak

The United States on Friday gave its strongest hint yet that it wants Hosni Mubarak to resign now. Speaking at a joint press conference with

The United States on Friday gave its strongest hint yet that it wants Hosni Mubarak to resign now. Speaking at a joint press conference with

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Mubarak vs the People: Egypt's battle of wills

The focus of Egypt’s popular uprising against its president shifted from violence to a battle of wills on the 11th day of protest, a day the people

The focus of Egypt’s popular uprising against its president shifted from violence to a battle of wills on the 11th day of protest, a day the people

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Egyptians around the world watch and wait

Around the world Egyptians have been closely following events on the streets of Cairo and other cities throughout the country. Hassan Elmouelhi has

Around the world Egyptians have been closely following events on the streets of Cairo and other cities throughout the country. Hassan Elmouelhi has

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Egypt protests spread across the country

Friday saw the protests in Egypt spread to more major cities. In the industrial working class town of Almahalla, some 20,000 marched and massed for

Friday saw the protests in Egypt spread to more major cities. In the industrial working class town of Almahalla, some 20,000 marched and massed for