Egypt revolution: Who's in charge, and other questions.

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Feb. 11 2011 3:15 PM

What's Happening in Egypt?

Explainers on the breaking news from the revolution.

Editor's note: This article is being updated throughout the day. 

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Correction, Feb. 11, 2011: A typographical error in the original put the size of the Egyptian military at 47,000 instead of 470,000. (Return to the corrected sentence.)

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