Witness: Mubarak speech changes game in Egypt protests

By Andrew Hammond

CAIRO | Wed Feb 2, 2011 1:34pm EST

(Reuters) – Walking across Tahrir Square in central Cairo Wednesday, it was hard to miss a huge slogan daubed in paint on the road for the military helicopters above to see: Game Over.

After Mubarak’s dramatic speech late Tuesday, announcing he would not seek re-election in September but vowing to stay on for now to see through democratic reforms, the question was whose game was over. Continue reading Witness: Mubarak speech changes game in Egypt protests