Hosni Mubarak

Hosni Mubarak, Egypt

Bay Area Scholars Hail Mubarak Decision To Step Down

The resignation of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak Friday was considered a favorable action by several Bay Area professors and residents who have been affected by recent events in the Middle East.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–02/11/2011

US Ambassador to the United Nations Susan Rice (AP)

Egypt Dominates UN Ambassador’s Twitter Town Hall In San Francisco

The question of who would come to power in Egypt once President Hosni Mubarak resigns dominated a global town hall meeting held Thursday by the U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, Susan Rice.


People demonstrate in support of the Egyptian people's protests against the regime of President Hosni Mubarak in front of the Egyptian embassy in Washington on January 29, 2011 (photo: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Protesters Call For Ouster Of Egypt’s President At San Francisco’s U.N. Plaza

as many as 500 protesters crowded United Nations Plaza in San Francisco Saturday afternoon to support countrymen back home in the volatile nations of Egypt and Tunisia.