BREAKING: Conflicting Reports

by Matthew Shaffer

1. Egypt’s information minister just said that Mubarak “will not step down,” according to Reuters.

2. Some reports claim that Mubarak has just traveled to the coastal resort of Sharm el-Sheikh with the army chief of staff.

3. The conflicting reports, combined with the military’s public displays this morning, have led some to speculate we could be seeing a military coup. 

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