Egypt - February 2011



'Jubilant,' 'Ecstatic' Atmosphere in Egypt as Mubarak Steps Down

Feb. 11, 2011

Egypt erupted in celebration after President Hosni Mubarak's resignation and transfer of presidential power to the Armed Forces. Margaret Warner reports from Cairo that despite the jubilation, the protesters plan to remain in Tahrir Square to keep pressure on the army to follow through on reforms.

Margaret Warner: 'A Wild Scene' in Cairo's Streets

Feb. 11, 2011

Correspondent Margaret Warner and her crew have spent much of the past two days in the streets of Egypt. She spoke by phone with correspondent Kwame Holman about the sights and sounds in Cairo after President Hosni Mubarak stepped down and discussed what needs to be done to get the nation up and running again.

Foreign Minister Says Sudden Change Would Bring Risks

Feb. 9, 2011

From Cairo, Margaret Warner talks with Egypt's Foreign Minister Ahmed Aboul Gheit about the country's transition of power and the U.S. response to the weeks of unrest there. Gheit said Egypt's government needs to be able to stabilize the country before emergency law can be lifted.