One week after the unprecedented popular uprising began in Egypt, more than two million people descend on Tahrir Square in Cairo, defying the military curfew, to demand regime change in the country. The Egyptian army has declared they will not use force and have recognized the “legitimate grievances” of the people. We speak to Sharif Abdel Kouddous, senior producer at Democracy Now!, live from Tahrir Square. “I am standing in an ocean of people… They are demanding with one voice for the President Mubarak to step down,” Kouddous says.
This video was originally posted on DemocracyNow.org.