Monday, January 31, 2011

What's Going On In Egypt?

Protests started on Tuesday, January 25, when -- inspired by the successful revolution in Tunisia -- thousands began taking to the streets to protest poverty, rampant unemployment, government corruption and autocratic governance of President Hosni Mubarak, who has ruled the country for 30 years. These were the first protests on such a large scale in Egypt since the 1970s.

For more info, check out this site [copy and paste only; link function is still not working! >:( ]

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