Military sides with protesters as Mubarak steps down.
After massive unrest caused Egypt’s police forces to disband, the military called on citizens to fill the security gap and help protect their neighborhoods from looters. Story originally published by Daily News Egypt on February 09, 2011.
Story published February 9, 2011 by Global Post: CAIRO, Egypt – Diaa el Fishawy puffs furiously on his shisha pipe, blowing thick curls of honey-scented smoke throughout the empty room. It’s early in the afternoon, but he’s already on his fifth bowl of the day. El Fishawy’s namesake coffee shop, nestled in a narrow open-air alley … Read More
Anti-government protesters demand Mubarak’s immediate departure, but he refuses to go.
In Egypt, the authorities have been cracking down on independent media in the wake of massive protests in Cairo. Live hit on skype originally aired on February 3, 2011 on GlobalPost.
Beeper with Global Post after a pro-Mubarak rally in Cairo, Egypt. Beeper originally aired on February 2, 2011 on Global Post.
Armed Mubarak supporters clash with protesters as Egypt army calls for end to demonstrations.
Beeper outside Tahrir during a ‘Million Man March’ in Cairo, Egypt. Originally aired on February 1, 2011 on Global Post.
Mubarak says he will not stand in September elections after as Egyptians flood Tahrir Square.
Army says it won’t fire on peaceful protesters.
Opposition calls for million man march as government tries to reassert authority.
Beeper phoned in to Global Post following a bloody battle between protesters and shotgun-wielding police on the dark streets of Cairo near Egypt’s feared Ministry of Interior. Originally aired on January 29, 2011 on Global Post.