Learn February 12, 2011 at 1:00 PM
Revolution in 18 Days: An Egyptian Timeline
After weeks of mostly peaceful but sometimes violent protest, the wishes of the Egyptian people were finally realized Friday as Hosni Mubarak stepped down from the presidency, after 30 years in office. Click through for some of the most significant mo
Egypt's “Day of Rage” begins. Thousands of protesters, encouraged by an active
President Hosni Mubarak forces internet providers to shut do
Police withdraw from the streets. Egypt’s outgoing cabinet meets to submit formal resignation.
Obama calls for an “orderly transition.” Egyptian Central Bank and Stock Exchange close.
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Protesters call for "March of a Million," as hundreds of thousands gather in Tahrir Square hopeful Mubarak will step down Mubarak announces he
Pro-Mubarak and anti-Mubarak protesters
clash in pro-Mu
Mubarak tells Christiane Amanpour he would like to step down but will not for fear of chaos. Senator Patrick Leahy, Chairman of Senate Appropriatio
announces he has handed all powers to Vice President Omar Suleiman, bu
President Mubarak flies to Sharm el-Sheikh. President Hosni Mubarak steps do
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