Egyptians rejoice as Mubarak steps down (VIDEO)
Just one day after he announced that he wouldn’t resign, Hosni Mubarak has now ended his reign as president of Egypt. The streets of Cairo erupted into riotous jubilation and many of the anti-government demonstrators dropped to their knees and began to pray as soon as the news was announced. Mubarak’s 30-year grip came to an end after 18 days of protest.
Here’s a video report from ITN NEWS:
So what’s next for Egypt? Is the armed forces capable of carrying the largest Arab nation toward a functioning democratic political system?