Egyptians hopeful but face uncertain future

Egyptians demonstrate in Tahrir or Liberation Square, in Cairo, Egypt, Friday, Feb. 4, 2011. The Egyptian military guarded thousands of protesters pouring into Cairo's main square on Friday in an attempt to drive out President Hosni Mubarak after a week and half of pro-democracy demonstrations. (AP Photo/Tara Todras-Whitehill)

February 12, 2011 3:30:51 AM PST
Egyptians were hopeful Saturday but faced an uncertain future, with many protesters vowing to stay camped in a central Cairo square until they hear "clear assurances" that their demands for democracy will be met.