"We Will Not Leave Until He Leaves"

by Patrick Appel

Screenshot of Tahrir Square in Cairo from EA's live-blog:

Heba Morayef of HRW is on the ground:

At least 20,000 protesters in Tahrir square now, it's absolutlely packed. Two fighter jets have been flying overhead for the last 10 minutes - people are cheering the flyovers. They're chanting "we will not leave until he leaves" and "long live the crescent together with the cross." There are judges, independent journalists, the Muslim Brotherhood, the National Association for Change, April 6th movement - all standing together and leading the chants.