March 26, 2019

Egypt murder trial starts with Mubarak in cage

The trial of Egypt's ex-President Hosni Mubarak on corruption and murder charges has begun in Cairo with Mubarak wheeled into the courtroom in a hospital bed and placed in a cage. The 83 year-old former leader has denied charges of corruption and ordering the killing of protesters. He is on … [Read more...]

Hosni Mubarak to stand trial over protester deaths

Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and his two sons, Alaa and Gamal are to stand trial over the deaths of anti-government protesters during the January/February revolution. The three men have been charged with "premeditated murder of some participants in the peaceful protests of the 25 … [Read more...]

Mubarak being moved to prison in Cairo

The former Egyptian President, Hosni Mubarak, is being moved to a military hospital in Cairo after a doctor declared him well enough to travel. He had been staying at the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh since his forced resignation in February. Under questioning two weeks ago about corruption … [Read more...]

Mubarak suffers heart attack during interrogation

Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak remains in intensive care at the Sharm el-Sheikh hospital after suffering a heart attack while being questioned by prosecutors. Mubarak was being questioned about the killing of hundreds of protesters during the February unrest that overthrew the Mubarak … [Read more...]