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Mubarak Trial

Mubarak To Stand Trial Again For 2011 Killing Of Protesters

Reuters | Posted 06.03.2016 | World

CAIRO, June 4 (Reuters) - Former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak will face a second and final retrial over the killing of protesters during the 201...

Egyptian Court Begins Retrial Of Hosni Mubarak

Reuters | Posted 04.04.2015 | World

CAIRO, April 4 (Reuters) - An Egyptian court began a retrial on Saturday of former president Hosni Mubarak and his sons for allegedly diverting public...

Egypt Court Orders Release Of Mubarak's Sons

Reuters | Posted 03.24.2015 | World

By Ali Abdelaty CAIRO, Jan 22 (Reuters) - An Egyptian court ordered the release of the sons of ousted president Hosni Mubarak on Thursday pending a...

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...

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...

Mubarak Back In Prison

Agence France Presse | | Posted 06.18.2013 | World

Former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak was transferred Thursday from a military hospital back to prison to await a retrial in May over his role in th...

Mubarak To Remain In Detention Despite Release Order

Reuters | Posted 06.15.2013 | World

CAIRO, April 15 (Reuters) - Ousted Egyptian leader Hosni Mubarak will stay in detention despite a judge ordering his release on bail pending a retri...

Mubarak Verdict Awakens Egypt's Revolutionary Zeal

Aaron Ross | Posted 08.04.2012 | World
Aaron Ross

If anyone had begun to question just how hated Hosni Mubarak is, the answer is in the streets now. It suggests there's hope yet that the trial will live up to its minimum promise: hardening popular attitudes against the most cynical machinations of the Mubarak-era police state.

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...

Egypt Convicts Mubarak's Former Information Minister

Posted 11.28.2011 | World

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's powerful former information minister was convicted of corruption and sentenced to seven years in prison Wednesday, in the lates...

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?

Revenge or Justice for Hosni Mubarak?

Sami Moubayed | Posted 10.08.2011 | World
Sami Moubayed

Saddam Hussein and Hosni Mubarak deserve the fate that they received, but the presidential institution in both Iraq and Egypt should have been more properly respected.

A Morton's Fork for Egypt's Generals

Ty McCormick | Posted 10.05.2011 | World
Ty McCormick

What Mubarak's trial might unearth isn't as worrisome as what it could provoke: A souring of relations with Saudi Arabia and other GCC countries who have pledged billions in soft loans to bolster Egypt's reeling economy.

The Trial Behind the Mubarak Trial

Tom Perriello | Posted 10.04.2011 | World
Tom Perriello

The legacy of Mubarak's trial will be a verdict on the New Egypt. Was this revolution about the removal of a dictator or the establishment of democracy? Will it be about prosecuting select kleptocrats or preventing future corruption?

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.

Why The Past Is Crucial To Egypt's Future

The Cairo Review Of Global Affairs | Posted 09.13.2011 | World

As Egypt's post-revolutionary politics oscillate between protest and politics, the uneven progress of change has led to widespread frustration and sus...

Ousted Former President Reportedly To Appear in Egyptian Court

Posted 06.12.2011 | World

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt's former President Hosni Mubarak received a summons to appear before a Cairo court for questioning and special security is bei...