Rage Against the Regime

Dehghanpisheh, Babak; Dickey, Christopher; Giglio, Mike
February 2011
Newsweek;2/7/2011, Vol. 157 Issue 6, p18
The article focuses on protests in Egypt against Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak. It states that Egypt cut off all Internet access and mobile telephone service on January 28, 2011 to try and eliminate communication between protesters, which failed to stop demonstrations. U.S. President Barack Obama called for protesters and Egyptian authorities both not to resort to violence on a YouTube interview. It mentions that protests started after Tunisian dictator Zine El Abidine Ben Ali was overthrown. INSET: Middle Eastern Youthquake.


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