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Shafik resigns
Thursday, March 3rd, 2011
In a stunning development late Thursday, Prime Minister Ahmed Shafik submitted his resignation following persistent demonstrations in Tahrir Square calling for his ouster.

A former Egyptian Air Force fighter pilot and close ally to the former government, Shafik served as minister for civil aviation before being appointed by former President Hosni Mubarak to lead the go

Sunday, February 27th, 2011

Libyan leader Muammar Qaddafi promised last week that he would fight till the last drop of blood and the last bullet in his rifle, to "save Libya" from what he called extremists and foreign agents.

It seems he is determined to live long enough to fulfill that promise. Reports from Libya indicate thousands may have been killed or injured since protesters called for Qaddafi’s ouster on February 17.

President Lisa Anderson, an expert on Libyan affairs, told The Caravan the waves of contention spread from Tunisia and Egypt to Libya.

Staff protest
Sunday, February 27th, 2011
In a scene reminiscent of labor protests that have gripped the country since Hosni Mubarak stepped down as president, local staff held their own demonstrations calling for better pay and job security.

A six-hour strike took place on Sunday, and continued through Monday, as staff waited for results of meetings with Brian MacDougall, vice-presid

workers
Sunday, February 27th, 2011
Custodial workers resumed their protests in front of the administration building, and held a sit-in along side staff employees.
Man and child
Sunday, February 27th, 2011
Over a million people spilled into Tahrir Square on February 18 to mark the site which had seen bloodshed, resolve and victory one week after the ouster of former President Hosni Mubarak.

The millions who thronged the square said they were there to commemorate the January 25 Revolution and honor the sacrifices of over 300 people who were kil

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