CAIRO – Military and ruling party officials say President Hosni Mubarak will speak to the nation soon and meet the demands of protesters. Protesters are insisting he step down immediately.
Military officials say the armed forces' supreme council has been meeting all day long and will issue a communique shortly that they say will meet the protesters' demands.
The ruling party chief, Hossan Badrawy, tells The Associated Press he expects Mubarak to address the nation and make a announcement that will satisfy their demands.
THIS IS A BREAKING NEWS UPDATE. Check back soon for further information. AP's earlier story is below.
CAIRO (AP) — Military and ruling party officials say President Hosni Mubarak will meet protesters' demands.
President Hosni Mubarak stepping down?
Looks like he might be...Will have to 'wait and see'... Was that your question?
Answer by grlygrlz2 at 10:39 AM on Feb. 10, 2011
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Answer by itsmesteph11 at 11:11 AM on Feb. 10, 2011
Is this a good thing? bad thing Comment by sweet-a-kins
Time will tell. I think this is what most of the people here are concerned about.
Answer by QuinnMae at 11:22 AM on Feb. 10, 2011
and hwat happens now,,,, comment by sweet-a-kins
Will have to wait for him to, indeed, step down and see what Egypt does to answer, "what happens now"...
Answer by grlygrlz2 at 11:28 AM on Feb. 10, 2011
Is this a good thing? bad thing
Depends on what Egyptians do next.... I would be willing to bet Israel is anxious/nervous....
Answer by grlygrlz2 at 11:29 AM on Feb. 10, 2011
It's something. We will just have to sit back and see what happens next.
Answer by mommom2000 at 11:36 AM on Feb. 10, 2011