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7:44am Caretaker Education Minister Hasan Mneimneh to VDL (93.3): LF leader Samir Geagea has apparently been tasked to hold talks with Miqati to make clear his stance on March 14 forces’ demands.
9:13am Mustaqbal MP Nabil De Freij to Radio Orient: We will not abandon the STL. March 14 forces are united despite all what is said.
RT @bencnn: Tourists in #Egypt are now as common as a working blackberry, a broadband connection, an SMS. #Jan25
RT @Illmatic85: According to al jazeera- more than 500,000 now in Tahrir square and 2 giant screens mounted there #egypt #news
RT @ArabRevolution: Cousin called me VIA satellite phone, Said microbus drivers are offering free rides to the march! #Cairo #Jan25 #Egypt via @smoothie_smooth
Originally posted by mike dangerously
reply to post by Vitchilo
You think this is it Vitchilo? or are the Revolutionaries gonna have to drag Mubarak outta the palace?
Al Arabiya: The main road linking Cairo to Suez has been shut. (Suez is 130 km from Cairo, Population 500,000, witnessed large protests)
Reports of NDP thugs outside Cairo attacking buses trying to come in to the city #jan25
they shut down all back entrances to Cairo & reports are that they shut down all roads from downtown #jan25
pro mubarak police and security groups seen on Cairo outskirts
Many of men heading to Tahrir along Corniche look like baltagiya (plainclothed police heavies)
RT @afinighan: #Egypt EBU in Cairo say they can't help with sat feeds either. They fear having their press creds canceled if they help us.
police from the outskirts are now moving in, wearing plain clothes
600,000 people in the square in Cairo and climbing!
Egypt’s Military Deploys Along SuMed Oil Pipeline, Official Says
200,000 on the streets in Alexandria
Cairo_Times: @shmpOngO the big demos will be after prayer
Presidential guard have lined the state tv building with tanks
Pro-mubarak demonstrators on Corniche chanting "No to the traitors."
dominic waghorn reporting for sky news saying its the biggest gathering he's seen since the protests began
Egyptian people receiving text messages for organization of protests and calling more protesters
9 ``roads`` to get to the Presidential Palace, the distance from freedom square is about 10 miles/16km
On all the nine roads there's tanks... and even if they reach the presidential palace, there's even more tanks there and it's heavily fortified
Reports of fighter jets (F16s) and Helicopters above Cairo
Egyptian TV Ch 1: announcing that shops supplying military uniforms have been looted. Unclear what the strategy here is
Palestinian sources reported that Navy vessels fired at a post of the al-Quds Brigades, the Islamic Jihad's military wing, south of the Gaza city of Khan Younis.
Opposition in talks with the army to remove the president
Report: Muslim Brotherhood instructs parties not to enter dialogue with Egypt VP Suleiman (Haaretz)
Rumours people will stay on tahrir square and not march to presidential palace.
asteris: Per @3arabawy via @sharifkouddous: "after much debate, the final decision is to stay in Tahrir & not march to Mubarak's house today"
Al Arabiya: The Egyptian stock market will remain closed tomorrow (Wednesday) for the fourth day in a row.
BBC at Cairo airport says authorities confiscating all broadcasting equipment from foreign journalists arriving in #Egypt.
Head of Al Wafd party to hold a press briefing in half an hour. Al Wafd is Egypt's largest liberal opposition party
The Egyptian govt has halted internal train and plane services in a bid to head-off the million man marches in Cairo and Alexandria #egypt
RT @petersbeaumont Searched 12 times by army and volunteers coming into square. Army leaflets ask for no violence #egypt #jan25
"hey hey hosni is leaving tonight" is another chant now. Everyone says if numbers big enough they'll march to Pres Palace tonight! /Dan Nolan Aljazeera
AFP: 50 Egyptian human rights groups on Tuesday called on Mubarak to "step down to avoid bloodshed."
Turkey PM erdogan talking to turkey parlament will talk about egypt
Dr. Mohamed ElBaradei, one of the leaders of the Egyptian uprising, told British newspaper Independent that if President Hosni Mubarak "wants to save his skin, he better leave... Ultimately, the Egyptian army will be with the people."
Egyptian soldiers tell BBC´s Rupert Wingfield-Hayes all roads to Cairo now blocked
Down in Tahrir the crowds chant "The army, the people are one" Some soldiers reply "We are with u we are with u" Amazing scenes!!!/Dan Nolan Aljazeera
Protesters have set up own check points to keep weapons out. #egypt.
BBC reporting "widespread evidence of attacks against symbols of authority" in Alexandria.
"The Library of Alexandria is safe thanks to Egypt's youth, who mobilized to protect it, says Director."
The Suez canal has a large military presence and US forces in the region are on standby to protect it.
Many people on the streets feel that this is the last day for Mubarak
There is a concern that Mubarak forces may fight back today
Mubarak, my brother, your time is out and to the people of Egypt : I support your claim of democracy, Egypt is your country and nobody else's!
11:01am PSP official Sharif Fayyad: There are no signs of Syrian willingness to return to Lebanon or interfere in Lebanese political affairs. We don’t want to believe that Hariri wants to isolate Lebanon from the geographical area to which he belongs.
9:48am Zahle MP Joseph Maalouf to RLL: If we decide not to take part in the government, we will play an active, democratic and healthy opposition role. March 14 forces’ decision regarding Cabinet participation will have to be unanimous.
#Gaza is suffering from a shortage of smuggled Egyptian fuel since protests erupted.
UN human rights chief says she has unconfirmed reports that up to 300 people have been killed in Egypt unrest
Conflicting reports: AlArabiya says protesters staying put in Tahrir Square while pressTV says they are moving to presidential palace
Originally posted by mike dangerously
reply to post by Vitchilo
The Movement knows they have backed Mubarak into a corner.I wonder how the Air Force will react? I don't trust them,Vitchilo...
AJE reporting that march to the palace may not be possible - negotiations currently underway between protestors & army in the square.
Protesters have called for an indefinite general strike.
RT @Farrah3m: URGENT news from Alarabeyya:"The army warns anyone they catch wearing army uniforms!"
Army singing with the people in Cairo
As citizens unite in Cairo's centre, many prisoners are showing their support by honouring their sentence outside a burnt-out prison!!