The March Begins

 The power of a leaderless movement.  This is historic in every way…

The Daily Dish

EA:  1320 GMT: Al Jazeera is now putting out estimates of more than 2 million in Tahrir Square in Cairo.

The military is putting up barbed wire around the Presidential Palace in Heliopolis.

From The Guardian’s live-blog:

1.08pm: Protesters are now starting to march in Alexandria, Human Rights Watch Reports.

There is no clear route for the march, so a bit of confusion. 

The Harriet Sherwood, who’s in Alexandria, adds:

No one is running this, apart from the people themselves