It was not the army that took over; people took over the army. Credit: Mohammed Omer/IPS.

UPDATE: People Power Pushes Mubarak Out.

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CAIRO, Feb 11, 2011 (IPS) - Several hundred thousand protesters massed in Cairo's central Tahrir Square exploded into joy Friday, after Vice-President Omar Suleiman made the announcement that Hosni Mubarak had resigned as president of Egypt after three decades in office..

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Taken on February 6, 2011