Hosni Mubarak resigns as Egypt prez: Video of Tahrir square first reaction

Posted: Feb 11, 2011

Follow the latest updates on and President Hosni Mubarak has finally stepped down and handed power to the military, according to the country's Vice-President. The President left the capital earlier today. It has become a welcome news to the hundreds of thousands in central Tahrir Square in Cairo, who've been demonstrating there day and night refusing to leave until the President stood down. After thirty years in power, Mubarak announced more than a week ago he would not participate in the upcoming presidential election.