Egypt is free! Egypt is free! Crowds in Tahir square and everywhere in Egypt shout as Mubarak stepped down.
Finally. Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak steps down after 30 years of rule and after 18 days or so of protests in Egypt. VP Omar Suleiman announced that the higher council of armed forces will run the country.
Here are some insights from twitter:
#Mubarak has decided to step down from presidency of #Egypt, Vice President Suleiman says.http://on.cnn.com/ekI4HK
Hosni Mubarak left. Congratulations to the people of Egypt!
Savor your new found democracy. Hope you don't make a boo boo after 25 years by electing incompetent leaders. like us
Again, it is one thing to end a dictatorship, and it is another thing to end the puppetry. This is what#Egypt must learn from the #PHCNN Breaking News
Mubarak goes to #Egypt city of Sharm el-Sheikh, well-placed source tells CNN.http://on.cnn.com/ekI4HK