iOS app Android app

Hosni Mubarak Trial

Mubarak's Case Is A ‘Trial Of Egypt's Revolution'

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 12.09.2014 | World

Every week, The WorldPost asks an expert to shed light on a topic driving headlines around the world. Today, we look at the situation in Egypt and for...

Egypt's Public Prosecutor Appeals Mubarak Verdict

Reuters | Posted 02.01.2015 | World

CAIRO, Dec 2 (Reuters) - Egypt's public prosecutor ordered an appeal on Tuesday against a court decision to drop charges against former president Ho...

Egypt's Mubarak Denies Ordering Killing Of Protesters

Reuters | Posted 10.13.2014 | World

By Lin Noueihed CAIRO, Aug 13 (Reuters) - Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak denied in court on Wednesday ordering the killing of...

Joshua Hersh

Hosni Mubarak Released From Prison | Joshua Hersh | Posted 08.22.2013 | World

CAIRO -- The former dictator Hosni Mubarak left prison on Thursday, further walking back a revolution that has been rapidly unwinding since a military...

Mubarak Trial Persists Amid Egypt Turmoil

Reuters | Posted 09.05.2013 | World

By Asma Alsharif CAIRO, July 6 (Reuters) - The slow-motion retrial of former Egyptian autocrat Hosni Mubarak dragged on at snail's pac...

Showdown in Egypt's Halls of Justice

Daniel Nisman | Posted 07.08.2013 | World
Daniel Nisman

Like any other postrevolutionary nation, the purging of Egypt's governing institutions from the influences of the Mubarak regime are as natural as the flow of the Nile. In a surprising demonstration of political shrewdness, however, Egypt's judiciary has transformed itself for the good.

Prosecutor To Appeal Mubarak Verdict

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 08.03.2012 | World

A top prosecutor will appeal the verdict in former Egypt President Hosni Mubarak's trial, an official told the AP. Mubarak on Saturday was sentenc...

Egypt On Edge Ahead Of Ruling In Dictator's Trial

Reuters | Posted 07.31.2012 | World

By Dina Zayed CAIRO, May 31 (Reuters) - Egyptians could hardly believe their eyes when Hosni Mubarak went on trial for complicity over...

A Year Without Mubarak

Reuters | Posted 04.12.2012 | World

By Tamim Elyan CAIRO, Feb 11 (Reuters) - Egypt marked the first anniversary of the popular overthrow of Hosni Mubarak on Saturday, bu...

Hosni Mubarak's Tumultuous Year In Pictures (PHOTOS)

Posted 01.25.2012 | World

"Down with Mubarak!" One year ago today, on January 25, 2011, thousands of Egyptians filled Tahrir Square and univocally demanded the resignation ...

Egypt's Troubling Transition

Dennis O'Brien | Posted 10.03.2011 | World
Dennis O'Brien

Ask an Egyptian, and he or she will likely will tell you the revolution is still going on.

The Revolution in Context: Alaa Al Aswany's On the State of Egypt

Feisal G. Mohamed | Posted 10.24.2011 | Books
Feisal G. Mohamed

Like so many of his writings, On the State of Egypt provides a critique of despotism both distinctly Egyptian and universal.

Mubarak Appears in Court Again

Hoda Osman | Posted 10.16.2011 | World
Hoda Osman

The meaning of the decision to ban the trial's live broadcast is still unclear. Will the trial be filmed and aired later? Are photographs allowed? Will we hear Mubarak responding to questions?

Mubarak's Not Guilty Plea Becomes Popular Egyptian Ringtone

Posted 10.04.2011 | World

As if his corruption trial hadn't already cemented his international notoriety, former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's courtroom remarks have becom...

Emotions Run High Outside Deposed Egyptian Leader's Trial

AP/The Huffington Post | By TAREK EL-TABLAWY and AYA BATRAWY | Posted 10.03.2011 | World

CAIRO (AP) -- A little after 8 a.m., the stones began to fly. Goaded by a crowd that clearly despised the ousted Egyptian leader, supporters of Hos...

Pharaoh In A Cage: Five Lessons From The Mubarak Trial

Bruce Feiler | Posted 10.03.2011 | Religion
Bruce Feiler

The sight of former Egyptian dictator Hosni Mubarak, his two sons, and other members of his regime in white prison fatigues, behind bars, in a cage in Cairo is the most significant event in the Arab Spring since his ouster six months ago.

The History Of Dictators Brought To Trial

Posted 10.03.2011 | World

Six months after the start of the protests on Tahrir Square, Egyptian former president Hosni Mubarak was brought before a Cairo court on Wednesday, ch...

Egypt Official: Mubarak Leaves Hospital For Trial

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.02.2011 | World

CAIRO (AP) -- An ailing, 83-year-old Hosni Mubarak, lying ashen-faced on a hospital bed inside a metal defendants cage with his two sons standing prot...

PHOTOS: A Look Back At Hosni Mubarak's Turbulent Career

Posted 10.02.2011 | World

Desposed Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak is due to appear in court on Wednesday, the latest twist in what has turned out to be an increasingly turbul...

Lawyers: Former Egyptian President Has Cancer

Posted 08.20.2011 | World

CAIRO, June 20 (Reuters) - Egypt's former President Hosni Mubarak is suffering from cancer, his defence lawyer said on Monday, citing a medical report...