Egypt: Post-Mubarak Era Dawns On Egypt

Egyptians have woken to a new dawn after 30 years of rule under Hosni Mubarak.  As the Muslim call to prayer reverberated across Cairo on Saturday, the sound of horns honking in jubilation grew louder after a night when millions celebrated the fall of the former president, who has handed over power to the armed forces.  After 18 days of rallies on Cairo’s Tahrir Square, resisting police assaults and a last-ditch assault by Mubarak supporters, people packed  not just the epicentre but, it seemed, every street and neighbourhood in the capital, in Alexandria and other cities and towns across the country.  Full article.

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