Rise of the Muslim Brotherhood: Although official results of Egypt’s first post-revolution election were delayed again Friday, there is little mystery about the winners. The results are expected to show the Muslim Brotherhood, a moderate Islamist movement banned for decades, as the dominant political force in the country.
Photo: Egyptian anti-government protesters pray at Tahrir Square in Cairo on February 4, 2011 during “departure day” demonstrations to force President Hosni Mubarak to quit after he said he would like to step down but fears chaos would result. (Khaled Desouki/AFP/Getty Images)
Resignation would bring chaos, Mubarak claims President Hosni Mubarak said he wanted to quit but that he feared his resignation would bring chaos to Egypt, as protesters demanding an end to his 30-year rule confronted his supporters on Cairo streets.