This morning tanks surrounded protesters in Egypt, the government is finally taking the people seriously. US considers cutting 1.5 billion in USA aid to Egypt is being considered the by White House.
Tens of thousands are in the streets of Jordon as well, demanding that their Prime Minister step down.
Streets flooded with people in Suez and Alexandria as well. Tunisia, Yemen still seeing unrest. Curfew in Cairo has officially begun.
Al Jazeera says Egyptian security have entered their Cairo building, the source of live feed: http://english.aljazeera.net
Muhammad El-Barada'i under house arrest.
Hosni Mubarak, president of Egypt, makes curfew official. Has tried to shut down internet. Bringing a "brutal crackdown on protests".
US defends oppression: Joe Biden says Egypt's "Mubarak no dictator, he shouldn't step down..."
"Five men have so far been killed and almost 1,000 others have been imprisoned, police have beaten women and for the first time an office of the ruling National Democratic Party was set on fire. Rumours are as dangerous as tear gas here. A Cairo daily has been claiming that one of President Hosni Mubarak's top advisers has fled to London with 97 suitcases of cash, but other reports speak of an enraged President shouting at senior police officers for not dealing more harshly with demonstrators."-Reports the Independant
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