31.01.2011 26.Shevat, 5771
ElBaradei appears at main square to encourage demonstrators; 1000s of prisoners flee 4 jails attacked by protesters; Mideast stock markets drop; in first briefing, Netanyahu notes ministers have been ordered to keep mum.
Two El-Al planes containing 400 Israelis arrived at Ben-Gurion Airport from Cairo on Monday morning.
The Israelis waited in the Cairo airport for over 16 hours, before their flight was able to depart safely.
Egypt’s most prominent reform advocate called on Sunday for President Hosni Mubarak to resign after the powerful military stepped up its presence across the anarchic capital, closing roads with tanks and sending F-16 fighter jets streaking over downtown.
Nobel Peace laureate Mohamed ElBaradei appeared in Tahrir Square around 7 p.m. “You are the owners of this revolution. You are the future,” he told the cheering crowd….