Obama announced new streamlined plans to solve the housing crisis and allow buyers to take advantage of historically low interest rates in an address at the James Lee Community Center in Falls Church, Virginia.
Tens of thousands of Egyptians rallied this week in Cairo's Tahrir Square to mark the anniversary of last year's political uprising. A coalition of political groups called for a "Second Friday of Anger" aimed at the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces, Egypt's interim government.
January 25, 2012 marks the one-year anniversary of the start of the revolution in Egypt that eventually toppled President Hosni Mubarak's regime. The hotbed of the revolution, Tahrir Square, became the focal point of worldwide attention, and became the highest-profile event in the entire Arab Spring.
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