Thursday, Dec 08, 2022

Hosni Mubarak


Hosni Mubarak dead: How Egypt under him saw the Arab Spring

February 27, 2020 8:42 am

Hosni Mubarak’s rule over Egypt was marked by the imposition of emergency that was renewed multiple times, rigged elections, the Egyptian-Israeli peace treaty that isolated Egypt, and bringing in economic reforms in the 2000s.

Hosni Mubarak, ex-Egyptian president ousted during Arab spring, dies at 91

February 25, 2020 4:52 pm

Mubarak, who was in power for almost three decades, was forced to resign on February 11, 2011, after following 18 days of protests around the country. T

Egyptian court frees Hosni Mubarak's sons on bail in share-dealing case

September 21, 2018 12:17 am

Alaa and Gamal Mubarak, along with seven other men, are accused of violating stock market and central bank rules to make unlawful profits through dealing in shares of Al Watany Bank of Egypt in 2007.

Egypt: 5 soldiers killed, 8 injured in terror attack

March 17, 2016 3:41 pm

The injured were transferred to the hospital for treatment, most of them in critical condition.

Egypt anti-terror bill speeds trials, tightens hand on media

July 07, 2015 9:55 pm

The draft raised concerns that officials are taking advantage of heightened public shock at last week's audacious attacks to effectively enshrine into law the notorious special emergency laws.

Court sentences Egypt's Hosni Mubarak to 3 years in prison, fine

May 09, 2015 4:02 pm

The court in Cairo issued its verdict Saturday in the retrial facing 87-year-old autocrat, overthrown in 2011.

Egypt verdict: Thousands protest for dropping murder charges against ousted president Hosni Mubarak

November 30, 2014 1:04 pm

Over 3,000 protesters took to the streets after Mubarak was acquitted of a murder charge.

Egypt court postpones Mubarak verdict to November

September 27, 2014 3:13 pm

Mubarak is being retried on charges of complicity in the killing of around 850 unarmed protesters during the January, 2011.

Egypt: Prominent icon activist of 2011 uprising jailed for 15 years

June 11, 2014 5:21 pm

It is also the first conviction of a prominent activist since former army chief Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi took office as president on Sunday.

Egyptian court sentences Hosni Mubarak to three years in jail

May 21, 2014 3:48 pm

Mubarak is facing trial for abuse of power and conspiring in the killing of protesters during the 2011 uprising.