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Tahrir Square: The Celebration, Continued

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Tahrir Square: The Celebration, Continued

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Tahrir Square: The Celebration, Continued

Egyptian anti-government protesters celebrate under fireworks at Cairo's Tahrir Square after president Hosni Mubarak stepped down. i

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Egyptian anti-government protesters celebrate under fireworks at Cairo's Tahrir Square after president Hosni Mubarak stepped down.

Egyptian anti-government protesters celebrate under fireworks at Cairo's Tahrir Square after president Hosni Mubarak stepped down.

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It's now Saturday in Cairo, but before the night was over, we wanted to come back to Egypt's people.

First, let's go back to NPR's Lourdes Garcia-Navarro, who's been covering this story since the beginning. In the audio below, she talks to Melissa Block during All Things Considered. They talk to Egyptians just after they learned that Hosni Mubarak had stepped down and the military had been handed the reins:

Tahrir Square: The Celebration, Continued

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Now for some images. Al Jazeera provides video of the fireworks you can hear in Lourdes' report:

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Here are some recent images from above, showing the massive traffic jam that overtook the city:

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We'll leave you with video from Britain's Channel 4 News, which gives us some more voices from Tahrir Square:

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