On Friday, after more than two weeks of steadily growing antigovernment protests, Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak stepped down, ceding his power to the country's Higher Military Council. Here are bloggers' reactions to the news.
Former TIME Middle East correspondent, Professor at American University in Cairo
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My Love, Egypt
How sweet is the air of Egyptian freedom. In all of Cairo and Egypt, a nation exalts in its liberation. Through the evening and into the early morning, I stood in Tahrir Square as they sang and danced.