Hosni Mubarak - former president of Egypt (1981-2011)

MORE DISCUSSION: Into the hands of Hosni Mubarak, former president of Egypt (1981-2011)

- 11-02-2011: Mubarak stepped down -

HISTORY WAS WRITTEN A FEW MINUTES AGO:

Cairo, Egypt (CNN) — President Hosni Mubarak has decided to stand down as president of Egypt, Vice President Omar Suleiman announced on state television Friday.

Suleiman said the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces will “run the affairs of the country”.

A timeline of Egypt’s President Hosni Mubarak’s presidency (including a few other photos featuring his hands):
http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2011/02/01/world/middleeast/mubarak-timeline.html

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