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Hosni Mubarak Egypt

'Slight Improvement'

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI | Posted 08.13.2012 | World

CAIRO -- Hosni Mubarak's condition showed "slight" improvement on Wednesday and the ousted president was visited in his prison hospital by a physiothe...

From War Hero To Convict

AP | ROBERT H. REID | Posted 06.02.2012 | World

CAIRO -- War hero. Savior of the nation. An anchor of stability in a turbulent region. And in the twilight of his life, a criminal convicted for his r...

Prosecutor Accuses Mubarak Of Tyranny And Corruption

AP | By HAMZA HENDAWI | Posted 03.04.2012 | World

CAIRO -- The chief prosecutor delivered the harshest assessment of Hosni Mubarak's rule ever heard in an Egyptian courtroom Tuesday, accusing the oust...

Out of Touch in the Horn of Africa?

Alemayehu G. Mariam | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Alemayehu G. Mariam

The Berlin Conference of 2009 In 1884, the Berlin Conference was convened by the European imperial powers to carve out colonial territories in Africa...

Local Egyptians React To Mubarak's Exit: 'I'm Feeling Awesome'

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Sarah Shams received a telephone call Friday morning from her best friend in Palestine who told her that Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak had resigned...

After the Fall of African Dictatorships

Alemayehu G. Mariam | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Alemayehu G. Mariam

If Africans are to have hope of a better future, they will need to build a fortress of freedom impregnable to the slings and arrows of civilians dictators and the savage musketry of military juntas.

Who Are The Muslim Brotherhood?

The Huffington Post | Cara Parks | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

In media coverage of the ongoing protests rocking Egypt, the phrase "Muslim Brotherhood" has cropped up more than once. Who is this group, and what ro...

U.S. Role In Egypt Crisis 'Shameful': Chavez

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CARACAS, Jan 30 (Reuters) - Venezuela's firebrand leader Hugo Chavez accused the United States on Sunday of a "shameful" role in the Egyptian crisis a...

WATCH: 8-Year-Old Lectures Egyptian President

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Meet Juju, an adorable Saudi girl who has some words of advice for Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak. The precocious 8-year-old thinks that the embat...

Egypt Death Toll Passes 100

The Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SCROLL DOWN FOR UPDATES CAIRO -- Fighter jets swooped low over Cairo Sunday in what appeared to be an attempt by the military to show its control of ...

Looting Engulfs Cairo

AP | SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SCROLL DOWN FOR UPDATES CAIRO — Cairo residents boarded up homes and set up neighborhood watches of citizens armed with guns, clubs and knives ...