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Hosni Mubarak

Egypt’s Hosni Mubarak Sentenced To Three Years In Prison In Graft Case

By Laura King and Amro Hassan, Los Angeles Times CAIRO — Former President Hosni Mubarak and his two sons were convicted Wednesday of plundering the state treasury of millions of dollars, with the ex-leader sentenced to three years in prison and his sons to four years each. The verdict by a Cairo court came more than […]

May 21, 2014

Leading Egyptian Presidential Candidate Says He Warned Mubarak About Democracy Movement

CERNOBBIO, Italy (AP) — Amr Moussa, a leading candidate for the presidency of Egypt, said Friday that he had warned Hosni Mubarak days before his fall to call off security forces who attacked demonstrators but was ignored by an authoritarian ruler who seemed convinced he could ride out the popular uprising. In an interview with […]

September 2, 2011

Whole World Watches Mubarak Trial Begin

The trial of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, which began Wednesday in Cairo, will send a strong signal to the rest of the world about the strength of Egypt’s new government. Many view the trials, which are being broadcast throughout the region, as an opportunity for Egypt to take a step toward open democracy and […]

August 3, 2011