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highplainsdem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Feb-05-11 09:55 AM
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52. It's interesting how the Egyptian government is doing everything except what the protesters actually
Levantzica Lavinia
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It's interesting how the Egyptian government is doing everything except what the protesters actually want. #Jan25
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  -Egyptian Revolution Tweets Gas Pipe Explosion as State and Army move in on Protesters Part 9 Catherina  Feb-05-11 09:20 AM   #0 
  - Video, Foreigners a at the protest (Egyptian Revolution 2) humor  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:23 AM   #1 
  - AJA bureau chief being released. Another AJA journalist still detained #  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:23 AM   #2 
  - Army police coming to visit my house (Degner, WSJ reporter)  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:24 AM   #3 
  - So far they are just asking for passports  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:26 AM   #8 
  - They are asking to look at memory cards of photos.  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:29 AM   #13 
  - They took my PRESS CARD and a memory card then left.  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:49 AM   #42 
  - Link to Wiki cables about the Egyptian Army:  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-05-11 09:24 AM   #4 
  - Good that you went straight to the source. Saudia Arabia fabricated  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:28 AM   #9 
     - that is good info to have, thanks.  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-05-11 10:19 AM   #71 
  - Still a lot of people, but atmosphere is definitely flatter today.  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:24 AM   #5 
  - Egypt appealing to its people to let the country get back to work  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:25 AM   #6 
  - All's well (almost boring). Tahrir is like a refugee camp with tents  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:25 AM   #7 
  - Protestors queuing to enter Tahrir Sq. Notice bags - they're coming to spend the nite  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:28 AM   #10 
  - Army is severely restricting access to Tahrir. Not allowing Blankets, food or first aid  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:31 AM   #14 
  - RiverDryFilm My mother is on the BBC now,  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:29 AM   #11 
  - Reuters: Explosion at St.George Church near borders with Ghaza  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:29 AM   #12 
  - huge changes in NDP , Safwat Al Sherif is out and Hossam El-badarawy replaced him  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:31 AM   #15 
  - Egyptian TV says North Sinai Governor knows better than Reuters, Governor is denying explosion  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:32 AM   #16 
  - Reuters "Blast in Egypt church near Gaza border: witnesses"  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:34 AM   #19 
     - Rumors?  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:37 AM   #23 
  - Do you get a sense that there is a transition  PhillySane   Feb-05-11 09:33 AM   #17 
  - It's what the US wanted from the very start  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:42 AM   #29 
     - It seems to me that  PhillySane   Feb-05-11 09:53 AM   #49 
     - Much talk of vagueness from Obama Administration  PhillySane   Feb-05-11 10:00 AM   #53 
        - As Chomsky put it, a bunch of nothing. $68Billion is a lot of money  Catherina   Feb-05-11 10:19 AM   #70 
           - Exactly!  PhillySane   Feb-05-11 10:25 AM   #76 
  - Thank you for all your postings!  DemReadingDU   Feb-05-11 09:34 AM   #18 
  - Much appreciated n/t  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:45 AM   #34 
  - Recent reports of thugs on Qasr el Nil street. Any updates?  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:34 AM   #20 
  - Cameras are apparently being banned from going into Tahrir now. Has anyone had a different experienc  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:35 AM   #21 
  - Protesters reject order from Head of army central command to leave Tahrir square.  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:35 AM   #22 
  - Tweet in Arabic - tabulagaza  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:37 AM   #24 
  - Hussam Badrawy replaces Safwat El Sherif and Gamal Mubarak in their NDP positions #jan25 does the ND  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:38 AM   #25 
  - appointed secretary general of the ruling National Democratic Party and head of its policies committ  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:44 AM   #32 
  - arrival of Badrawy as NDP Sec. Gen. also means that #Gamal #Mubarak is no longer head of NDP Policy  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:47 AM   #38 
  - The top leadership of Egypt's ruling NDP resigned, including Jamal Mubarak, the son of President Mub  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:47 AM   #39 
  - thank you. k&r  rhett o rick   Feb-05-11 09:38 AM   #26 
  - TY for reading them n/t  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:45 AM   #35 
  - Rumors the army is getting ready to remove protesters from Tahrir Square Keep watching Al Jazeera fo  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:38 AM   #27 
  - Little to NO attacks or aggressionj to foreigners outside cairo. I smell state sponsored violence an  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:40 AM   #28 
  - Gosh! Once out of #tahrir you're in Hitler's Germany! Spies, people who look suspicious, pointless  highplainsdem   Feb-05-11 09:42 AM   #30 
  - Funny to see all the ruling elite leeches start shifting allegiances, distancing themselves from ND  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:43 AM   #31 
  - Christians protesting in tahrir square will be holding sunday prayers there. We'll be covering it on  highplainsdem   Feb-05-11 09:44 AM   #33 
  - sharifkouddous: I am back home to do an interview on @democracynow at around 11am EST  highplainsdem   Feb-05-11 09:46 AM   #36 
  - Once out of #tahrir you're in Hitler's Germany! Spies, people who look suspicious, pointless comment  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:46 AM   #37 
  - Reuters: Explosion at St.George Church near borders with Ghaza  highplainsdem   Feb-05-11 09:48 AM   #40 
  - I do not know but this Church explosion is so regime handmade  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:52 AM   #48 
  - Sorry. we re-checked: Security officials say assailants have detonated a bomb in an empty church in  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:53 AM   #51 
  - govt changed strategy and is playing the waiting game. We'd need to make a move by mid week to keep  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:48 AM   #41 
  - Protesters hung Mubarak in effigy, per AlJazeera english tv.  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-05-11 09:49 AM   #43 
  - Many are worried that the army will attack tonight. Maybe, but I don't think they'd open fire. We're  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:49 AM   #44 
  - I am back home to do an interview on @democracynow at around 11am EST. Stream live here  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:50 AM   #45 
  - 16:00 GMT = on now  Iterate   Feb-05-11 10:11 AM   #62 
  - I do not know but this Church explosion is so regime handmade.  highplainsdem   Feb-05-11 09:51 AM   #46 
  - Yet another account of police brutality against journalists. cia @JanoCharbel  Catherina   Feb-05-11 09:51 AM   #47 
  - We checked _ there was no explosion on the Margirgis church in Rafah  highplainsdem   Feb-05-11 09:53 AM   #50 
  - It's interesting how the Egyptian government is doing everything except what the protesters actually  highplainsdem   Feb-05-11 09:55 AM   #52 
  - AJE: "oppression didn't work" and "now it's carrot time" - I didn't get the name of the person  highplainsdem   Feb-05-11 10:01 AM   #54 
  - Dusk just falling. Chilly, slight rain, numbers down but front lines well defended. Attrittion.  Catherina   Feb-05-11 10:08 AM   #55 
  - gamal leaving party post is a way to lock in that he can't run for president.. Part of negotiations  Catherina   Feb-05-11 10:09 AM   #56 
  - The tanks which attempted the removal of barricades and wires are empty of soldiers now. Peacful atm  Catherina   Feb-05-11 10:09 AM   #57 
  - Breaking News : Al Hayat Hosni Mubarak has resigned from the NDP  highplainsdem   Feb-05-11 10:09 AM   #58 
  - Lots of tweets saying Mubarak has resigned as head of NDP.  tekisui   Feb-05-11 10:09 AM   #59 
  - SAFWAT EL SHERIF IS GONE!!  Catherina   Feb-05-11 10:09 AM   #60 
  - lots of backroom calls with 'wise committee' to make sure all promised reforms aren't rolled back.  Catherina   Feb-05-11 10:10 AM   #61 
  - protester got through got thru thug lines by lying he was picking up body of father who died fight  Catherina   Feb-05-11 10:11 AM   #63 
  - Reposting- The seven demands of the pro-democracy protesters in Egypt  Catherina   Feb-05-11 10:13 AM   #64 
  - Mubarak resigns as head of Egyptian ruling party - but continues as President for the moment.  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-05-11 10:15 AM   #66 
  - Egyptian airport staff to me&BBC guy: 'U don't understand.99% of ppl in Tahrir are fundamentalist is  Catherina   Feb-05-11 10:15 AM   #65 
  - after seeing me with laptop&dictaphone: 'I'm going to flog you. If you don't hurry up I'm going to f  Catherina   Feb-05-11 10:17 AM   #68 
  - regime promises canNOT be trusted. 30 years evidence to prove that. our memory not so short  Catherina   Feb-05-11 10:16 AM   #67 
  - There is a long, long queue on kasr al nil to get into tahrir before curfew  Catherina   Feb-05-11 10:17 AM   #69 
  - Maybe Mubarak needs simpler directions?  Catherina   Feb-05-11 10:21 AM   #72 
  - Sarah El Sirgany: If Hosny did resign, does this mean he's establishing a new party? maybe with son  highplainsdem   Feb-05-11 10:21 AM   #73 
  - Part 10 here  Catherina   Feb-05-11 10:22 AM   #74 
  - AJE analyst: regime offering only "cosmetic" changes, like trying to treat cancer with aspirin  highplainsdem   Feb-05-11 10:23 AM   #75 
     - Part 10, here:  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-05-11 10:27 AM   #77 
 

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