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Mubarak steps down

CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has stepped down and handed power to the military. [AP]

‘Bronxites on twitter’

There isn’t a lot of Egypt chatter on twitter from the Bronx. The few who are expressing an opinion are supportive of the Egyptian people.

‘Feedback from Bronx Egyptian’

In an earlier interview Egyptian business owner Muhammad Ahmed of the Bronx told NY1 that he wanted President Hosni Mubarak to stay in the country. “We don’t want him to leave the country. Stay with us. Maybe we need his opinion, with all of his experience.”

Ahmed also told NY1 that his home country needs not only a new president, but also a new political structure.

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