Mubarak Steps Down Egyptian President Leaves Office, Hands Power to Military

Following 18 days of mass protest calling for him to step down, Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak resigned on Friday. Crowds are converging on Cairo to celebrate his departure. Mubarak has turned rule of the country over to the military.
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak resigned on Friday and left Cairo for his family villa in Sharm el-Sheikh.

Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak resigned on Friday and left Cairo for his family villa in Sharm el-Sheikh.

Foto: MANDEL NGAN/ AFP
dsl -- with wires
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