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Demonstrators chant slogans in Tahrir, or Liberation, Square in Cairo, Egypt, Tuesday. (AP)
Demonstrators chant slogans in Tahrir, or Liberation, Square in Cairo, Egypt, Tuesday. (AP)

Hundreds of thousands of Egyptians demonstrated today for an end to President Hosni Mubarek's 30-year rule.

There have also been protests in Jordan, and in response, today Jordan's King Abdullah II, fired his entire government and brought in a former prime minister to form a new one. The BBC's Middle East editor Magdi Abdelhadi joins us from Cairo with an update.

This segment aired on February 1, 2011.

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