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Suleiman: Mubarak waives office
Omar Suleiman, Egypt's vice-president, announces Hosni Mubarak has resigned and handed power to army.
Last Modified: 11 Feb 2011 18:22 GMT

Hosni Mubarak, the Egyptian president, has resigned from his post, handing over power to the armed forces.

Omar Suleiman, the vice-president, announced in a televised address that the president was "waiving" his office, and had handed over authority to the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces.

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