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Anti-Government Protests Roil Egypt

AS IT HAPPENED: Egypt's Historic Day

5 p.m. ET: We followed today's historic news from Egypt in the box below. As you can see, it was an incredible day, starting with huge demonstrations and climaxing in the surprise announcement that President Hosni Mubarak has stepped down. Click here to see NPR's other coverage of events in Egypt.

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