February 21, 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...]

Mubarak shuffles cabinet

Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has announced a new cabinet after a week of protests. With thousands still gathered in Tahrir Square in Cairo, Mubarak seemed to be hoping that it will all go away. He sent some tanks on a day trip to Cairo and got some planes and helicopters to buzz the … [Read more...]