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Hosni Mubarak Steps Down In #Egypt

National Journal live-blog:
11:05 a.m. Mubarak has "decided to step down as president of Egypt, and has assigned the higher council of the armed forces to run the affairs of the country," he said in an address.

10:43 a.m. Anchors on Egyptian state television telephoned protesters and aired the dialogue, CNN reports. State TV anchors told protesters, "We are one, we are part of you, we are also media.... we fell into a trap in the first few days of the crisis; it had to do with the misinformation we got," CNN reports.
Thus begins the very tenuous transition efforts....

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