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President Barack Obama: 'Egypt will never be the same'

US President Barack Obama has said ''Egypt will never be the same'' following Hosni Mubarak's resignation as president.

He added that Egyptians had inspired the world through their stance of non-violence, which has ''bent the arc of history towards justice once more''.

The news that Mr Mubarak had stepped down was greeted with huge celebrations by thousands in Cairo's Tahrir Square - the heart of the demonstrations.

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