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Revolution in Egypt

Following the momentous changes in neighbouring Tunisia, Egypt now finds itself at the centre of political turmoil. Thousands of protesters around the country from all walks of life are taking to the streets in a call for President Hosni Mubarak to step down and for the country to take a new direction.

01/02/2011 - Timeline

Egypt's anger - day by day

Protesters called 25 January a "day of rage" - but the anger extended much further than 24 hours. Follow the dramatic development of Egypt's protests in this timeline.

01/02/2011 - Country profile

Egypt factfile

A guide to Egypt's politics, economy and history in key facts, figures and dates.