egyptian protests

Egypt’s Mubarak Transfers Power to Vice President
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak announced he is handing his powers over to his vice president, Omar Suleiman, and ordered constitutional amendments Thursday. But the move means he retains his title of president and ensures regime control over the reform process, falling short of protester demands.
Day of Departure
Tens of thousands of anti-government demonstrators flooded Cairo's Tahrir Square on Friday in what is being billed as a "Day of Departure," a final attempt to topple the government of President Hosni Mubarak after more than 10 days of violent protests and deadly street battles…