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13. Will the Army step to the microphone next? "Army put on the spot" tanks leaving Pres. Palace now
Edited on Thu Feb-10-11 04:01 PM by L. Coyote
Divide between government and the people now wider than it has ever been.

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Report: Egyptian troops, tanks have withdrawn from presidential palace.
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  -***** EGYPT Live Blog ***** Al Jazeera English, - Feb. 11 ***** L. Coyote  Feb-10-11 03:18 PM   #0 
  - The people are now marching towards the military base.  ananda   Feb-10-11 03:20 PM   #1 
  - Taking a break, so starting this thread before midnight. Please post breaking events  L. Coyote   Feb-10-11 03:22 PM   #2 
  - I find it astonishing that we can see this in real time. Dangerous times.  virgogal   Feb-10-11 03:26 PM   #3 
  - `  florida08   Feb-10-11 03:32 PM   #4 
  - 11:25pm: Thomas Gorguissian tells Al Jazeera the protests planned for tomorrow "are now likely to be  L. Coyote   Feb-10-11 03:33 PM   #5 
  - Suleiman speaking NOW! nt  jannyk   Feb-10-11 03:34 PM   #6 
  - A crowd is heading towards Egyptian State Television, AJE reports  L. Coyote   Feb-10-11 03:35 PM   #7 
  - crackdown coming  florida08   Feb-10-11 03:35 PM   #8 
  - Suleiman "We have a roadmap to meet 'most' of the demands" nt  jannyk   Feb-10-11 03:36 PM   #9 
  - VP Suleiman on State Television LIVE NOW ... I request one hour  L. Coyote   Feb-10-11 03:36 PM   #10 
  - Suleiman "..restore respect of the law and constitution" (Crackdown?)  jannyk   Feb-10-11 03:37 PM   #11 
  - "I call upon the people "GO Back to your Homes and Work" more...  jannyk   Feb-10-11 03:40 PM   #12 
  - Will the Army step to the microphone next? "Army put on the spot" tanks leaving Pres. Palace now  L. Coyote   Feb-10-11 03:59 PM   #13 
  - There are Presidential Guards around the State TV building and on the first floor of the building  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-10-11 04:01 PM   #14 
  - U.S. sources close to crisis say they were 'taken by surprise;'  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-10-11 04:03 PM   #15 
  - Revolutionary protesters in #Alexandria are chanting:  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-10-11 04:05 PM   #16 
  - This is not what the [US] administration was told President Mubarak was going to do,"  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-10-11 04:07 PM   #17 
  - "we are adding TV building to the liberated zone "  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-10-11 04:16 PM   #18 
  - To Mubarak: "Egyptians INVENTED writing on the wall. You really should learn to read it. "  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-10-11 04:17 PM   #19 
  - BBC: Bedouins attack in Rafah  jannyk   Feb-10-11 04:34 PM   #20 
  - Wow.....keep us posted on BBC...pls.  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-10-11 04:36 PM   #22 
  - El Baradei:Egypt will explode. Army must save the country now"  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-10-11 04:35 PM   #21 
  - 2:41am Pro-democracy protesters call for 20 million Egyptians to march tomorrow after Friday prayers  L. Coyote   Feb-10-11 09:12 PM   #58 
  - Army "not speaking with one voice" BBC  jannyk   Feb-10-11 04:36 PM   #23 
  - I kinda got that feeling too, earlier.  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-10-11 04:44 PM   #25 
  - Hmmm. Egyptian Amb (to US) says ALL power xfer'd to Suleiman.  jannyk   Feb-10-11 04:41 PM   #24 
  - It's amazing how far/ how fast relations between the US and #Egypt have deteriorated.  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-10-11 04:52 PM   #26 
  - LOL!! Maybe Mubarak Will Resign If We Release These Photos  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-10-11 04:58 PM   #27 
  - lol  florida08   Feb-10-11 05:20 PM   #33 
  - Hi , sorry for late reply.  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-10-11 08:07 PM   #53 
  - ROFL!  calimary   Feb-10-11 11:54 PM   #66 
  - AJ: El Baradei calling on Egyptian Army to save Egypt. nt  sufrommich   Feb-10-11 05:00 PM   #28 
  - AJ: Leaders of NDB (Mubarak's party) calling for him to  sufrommich   Feb-10-11 05:02 PM   #29 
  - El Baradei: I fear Civil War.  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-10-11 05:09 PM   #30 
  - People barricaded streets of #ALEXANDRIA with sandbags.  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-10-11 05:12 PM   #31 
  - US warship off coast of #ALEXANDRIA. See from window. #EGYPT  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-10-11 05:16 PM   #32 
  - Protesters camping outside at Alexandria military base.  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-10-11 05:22 PM   #34 
  - "VP Omar Suleiman is now the "de facto" president of #Egypt"  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-10-11 05:26 PM   #35 
  - #AJE reporter confirms Shots fired in #Alexandria !  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-10-11 05:28 PM   #36 
  - Mubarak: Power will be given to the winners of the election in September  Lars77   Feb-10-11 05:32 PM   #37 
  - Good sig line.  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-10-11 05:38 PM   #38 
  - I'm predicting a Chauchesku 'moment' for this asshole. There has been a call for a 10,million march  Turborama   Feb-10-11 05:49 PM   #39 
  - I have heard that, on many tweets.  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-10-11 06:02 PM   #41 
     - I called it a week ago...  Turborama   Feb-10-11 06:12 PM   #43 
  - US Embassy Cairo Local Employee Picked-up by Egyptian Security Forces Now Confirmed Dead  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-10-11 05:50 PM   #40 
  - Report on AJE just now that there are members of the crowd heading towards his palace.  Turborama   Feb-10-11 06:08 PM   #42 
  - CNN said around 2, far.  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-10-11 06:21 PM   #45 
     - Confirmed on AJE just then, "thousands are heading towards the palace" n/t  Turborama   Feb-10-11 06:37 PM   #49 
  - Al-Arabiya (via BBC): Army may issue 2nd statement tonight.  jannyk   Feb-10-11 06:20 PM   #44 
  - Some Twitters are saying that has been delayed.  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-10-11 06:31 PM   #47 
     - D'accord. No problem.  jannyk   Feb-10-11 06:34 PM   #48 
  - Link to AJE's new blog for the 11th is now up...  Turborama   Feb-10-11 06:27 PM   #46 
  - 2:55am CNN says there are 1,000-2,000 protesters who have reached the presidential palace  L. Coyote   Feb-10-11 09:11 PM   #57 
  - bump, for all 2 see  Blaq Dem   Feb-10-11 07:31 PM   #50 
  - How long before Hosni gets Ceausescu-ed?  opiate69   Feb-10-11 07:41 PM   #51 
  - 3:14am Al Jazeera Arabic reports roughly 10,000 protesters are surrounding the state TV building  L. Coyote   Feb-10-11 07:42 PM   #52 
  - Welcome back, it is my time to wind down now.  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-10-11 08:09 PM   #54 
  - Fwiw, I think the Saudis are behind Mubarak's stubbornness.  Waiting For Everyman   Feb-10-11 09:10 PM   #55 
  - VIDEO: Liberation Square: Mubarak's Non-Resignation  L. Coyote   Feb-10-11 09:10 PM   #56 
  - VIDEO: Angry reactions in Tahrir Square  L. Coyote   Feb-10-11 10:01 PM   #64 
  - Defiant Mubarak refuses to resign Egyptian president vows to remain in office until his term ends  L. Coyote   Feb-10-11 09:20 PM   #59 
  - FISK "Mubarak ordered the Egyptian Third Army to crush the demonstrators in Tahrir Square"  L. Coyote   Feb-10-11 09:28 PM   #60 
  - Wow.  Waiting For Everyman   Feb-10-11 09:47 PM   #62 
  - AUDIO: "Until Mubarak Leaves They Are Determined to Stay Here" Sharif Abdel Kouddous Reports  L. Coyote   Feb-10-11 09:33 PM   #61 
  - "Rip Van Winkle meets Facebook" THOMAS L. FRIEDMAN  L. Coyote   Feb-10-11 09:53 PM   #63 
  - Thank you, L Coyote  Ricky Ricardo   Feb-10-11 11:44 PM   #65 
  - BBCWorld TV reporting Army to make important statement very soon. nt  jannyk   Feb-11-11 01:06 AM   #67 
  - CNN International just reported same thing. nt  jannyk   Feb-11-11 01:07 AM   #68 
  - 10:07am Egypt state TV reported that they have not been able  jannyk   Feb-11-11 02:33 AM   #69 
  - Army Major joins protests (along with 15 others)  jannyk   Feb-11-11 02:35 AM   #70 
  - AlJaz: Mubarak - looking for honorable exit  jannyk   Feb-11-11 02:46 AM   #71 
  - BBC: Iran blocking Egypt coverage  jannyk   Feb-11-11 02:49 AM   #72 
  - BBC: Mubarak "...went as far as he could..."  jannyk   Feb-11-11 03:05 AM   #73 
  - 11:27am Prime Minister Ahmed Shafiq to appoint a deputy premier from a council of "wise men"  L. Coyote   Feb-11-11 08:33 AM   #97 
  - New Finance Minister has 'Jobs Program' to implement  jannyk   Feb-11-11 03:07 AM   #74 
  - BBC World showing huge crowds in Tahrir - ahead of morning prayers. nt  jannyk   Feb-11-11 03:21 AM   #75 
  - 1:30pm Thousands of pro-democracy protesters in Mahala, Tanta, Alexandria, Ismailia, and Suez  L. Coyote   Feb-11-11 08:31 AM   #96 
  - He made Israel happy at least.  jannyk   Feb-11-11 03:46 AM   #76 
  - Breaking on BBC now - Armed forces statement #2  jannyk   Feb-11-11 03:53 AM   #77 
  - Pretty powerful stuff. nt  Barack_America   Feb-11-11 04:01 AM   #79 
  - HUGE: "Will look into electoral complaints"  L. Coyote   Feb-11-11 09:58 AM   #110 
  - Sandmonkey's reaction to Army Statement #2  jannyk   Feb-11-11 04:01 AM   #78 
  - Good Morning L. Coyote  malaise   Feb-11-11 04:04 AM   #80 
  - My morning reflection: State Security 1.5 million, Army 0.5 million  L. Coyote   Feb-11-11 08:49 AM   #100 
  - AP:Egypt protesters rally outside presidential palace  Barack_America   Feb-11-11 04:05 AM   #81 
  - I don't trust Suleiman one bit but,  Lars77   Feb-11-11 04:09 AM   #82 
  - BBC World showing seige of Cairo TV building  jannyk   Feb-11-11 04:15 AM   #83 
  - WSJ via BBC: Rupture between Military & President now closed.  jannyk   Feb-11-11 04:21 AM   #84 
  - AlJaz: Suleiman wants a new Deputy Premier for National Dialogue  jannyk   Feb-11-11 04:23 AM   #85 
  - BBC: More Reactions to Army Statement #2  jannyk   Feb-11-11 04:40 AM   #86 
  - BBC: Egypt "Army in a big Mess"  jannyk   Feb-11-11 05:27 AM   #87 
  - BBC: Guide to Egypt's Constitution & Changes to be made.  jannyk   Feb-11-11 05:34 AM   #88 
  - Pic from Alexandria this morning  jannyk   Feb-11-11 05:42 AM   #89 
  - BBC: "..I hope he's not headed here..." (Sharm el-Sheikh)  jannyk   Feb-11-11 06:01 AM   #90 
  - BBC: "Army calling the shots?"  jannyk   Feb-11-11 06:30 AM   #91 
  - BBC: PM of Denmark says Mubarak must step down.  jannyk   Feb-11-11 06:36 AM   #92 
  - BBC: Reports Mubarak gone to villa (Sharm el-Sheikh)  jannyk   Feb-11-11 06:51 AM   #93 
  - BBC Breaking: Mubarak has left Cairo!  jannyk   Feb-11-11 07:01 AM   #94 
  - 3:56pm SUEZ: Tens of thousands have surrounded 10 government buildings  L. Coyote   Feb-11-11 08:28 AM   #95 
  - state tv under siege  riverwalker   Feb-11-11 08:37 AM   #98 
  - State T-V may now be disconnected from the news and events, they may be watching Al Jazeera for news  L. Coyote   Feb-11-11 09:05 AM   #103 
  - Mubarak's cognitive dissonance By Teymoor Nabili  L. Coyote   Feb-11-11 08:42 AM   #99 
  - AJE: "the man is seriously out of touch with reality"  L. Coyote   Feb-11-11 09:13 AM   #105 
  - Google News "intransigence" = Mubarak *** Presidential statement forthcoming  L. Coyote   Feb-11-11 09:00 AM   #101 
  - 4:53pm Military helicopters at Cairo's Presidential Palace *** "urgent and important" statement  L. Coyote   Feb-11-11 09:04 AM   #102 
  - mobile video at palace  riverwalker   Feb-11-11 09:10 AM   #104 
  - Hossam Badrawi, the head of Egypt's ruling party, tells BBCArabic he's resigning = unhappy w/ speech  L. Coyote   Feb-11-11 09:31 AM   #106 
  - VIDEO: Activist speaks from State TV in Cairo  L. Coyote   Feb-11-11 09:48 AM   #107 
  - BREAKING: CIA Seeks Arabic Speaking Person to Tell Them What the Fuck is Going On"  Catherina   Feb-11-11 09:50 AM   #108 
  - BBC's Paul Danahar sends this from Cairo: "Thousands of people are chanting outside the parliament:  L. Coyote   Feb-11-11 09:52 AM   #109 
  - 6:00pm Mubarak left Cairo, Presidential Statement on T-V = Mubarak RESIGNS  L. Coyote   Feb-11-11 10:03 AM   #111 
  - NEXT: ***** EGYPT Live Blog ***** MUBARAK RESIGNS - Feb. 11 *****  L. Coyote   Feb-11-11 10:04 AM   #112 
  - Locking  cbayer   Feb-11-11 11:20 AM   #113 

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