ElBaradei calls on Mubarak to resign
Updated: 2011-02-01 21:12
CAIRO - Egypt's prominent dissident Mohammed ElBaradei called on President Mubarak to step down and leave Egypt in exile, as about 100,000 protesters flooded Tahrir square on Tuesday, reported al Arabiya TV.
"What I have heard (from protesters) is that they want this to end, if not today (Tuesday), then by Friday maximum," ElBaradei told al Arabiya on Tuesday, adding that the Egyptians have marked Friday as a "departure day."
"I hope President Mubarak goes before this and leaves the country after 30 years of rule... I don't think he wants to see more blood."
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