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#Hosni Mubarak

# hosni-mubarak - Friday 24 March, 2017

Former Egyptian president who was ousted in the Arab Spring gets out of jail

Hosni Mubarak served six years in prison.

# hosni-mubarak - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Hosni Mubarak acquitted over deaths of protesters during Arab Spring revolt

He had ruled the country for 30 years before being ousted.

# hosni-mubarak - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

Hundreds of adults and children 'disappeared and tortured by Egyptian authorities'

A new report shows that hundreds of students, political activists and protesters have vanished.

# hosni-mubarak - Sunday 26 January, 2014

Nearly 50 killed across Egypt as country marks uprising anniversary

Of the 49 people killed, most died in Cairo and its suburbs — others in Alexandria and Minya. 247 people were injured.

# hosni-mubarak - Friday 30 August, 2013

Column: Destroying democracy to save democracy – Egypt’s power struggle

The Egyptian military see the Muslim Brotherhood as a threat to its power base and have co-opted secularists as a public façade for a naked power grab, writes Colm Ó Broin.

# hosni-mubarak - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

Today everyone’s talking about Syria, Chelsea Manning and the Loch Ness Monster’s cousin.

Egypt's ousted leader Hosni Mubarak released from prison

Prime Minister Hazem el-Beblawi had ordered that Mubarak be put under house arrest after a wave of violence.

Hosni Mubarak to be released from Egyptian prison today

The former president will be held under house arrest, according to reports.

# hosni-mubarak - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Egypt court orders release of Mubarak

The 85-year-old is awaiting a re-trial on charges arising from the 2011 protests that resulted in his ousting.

# hosni-mubarak - Saturday 6 July, 2013

Egypt: Liberal opposition leader Mohamed ElBaradei picked as new PM

The former UN nuclear watchdog chief is to be sworn in as premier later on Saturday, three days after the army overthrew Morsi.

# hosni-mubarak - Saturday 13 April, 2013

Retrial of Egypt's Mubarak collapses in chaos

The head judge told the court he would send the case to the Court of Appeal, which will then refer the trial to a new circuit, sending the case back to square one.

# hosni-mubarak - Thursday 6 December, 2012

Tanks deployed at Egypt presidential palace after clashes

Five demonstrators died overnight as supporters and opponents of president Mohamed Morsi fought outside the presidential palace.

# hosni-mubarak - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

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Pics: Clashes as Egyptians take to Tahrir Square in their thousands... again

Egyptian police fired tear gas at protesters camped out in the Cairo square this morning as demonstrations against a power grab by President Mohamed Morsi took place across the country.

# hosni-mubarak - Friday 23 November, 2012

Egyptian president branded 'new pharaoh' after assuming new powers

Nationwide protests are expected across the country today as Mohamed Morsi gave himself sweeping new powers yesterday.

# hosni-mubarak - Thursday 18 October, 2012

Egyptian revolutionary: why online activism can work

Wael Ghonim tells Irish audience how he applied digital marketing strategies to Facebook campaign that helped spark uprising in Egypt last year.

# hosni-mubarak - Sunday 22 July, 2012

Egypt: Militants attack gas pipeline

Militants have blown up a gas pipeline in the country’s Sinai Peninsula that used to transport fuel to Israel – the 15th such attack since last year’s popular uprising that ousted longtime leader Hosni Mubarak.

# hosni-mubarak - Monday 25 June, 2012

New Egyptian president Mohammed Morsi promises to be 'leader for all Egyptians'

The Muslim Brotherhood candidate is the country’s first Islamist leader, but has pledged to try and build national unity.

# hosni-mubarak - Sunday 24 June, 2012

And the winner of the Egyptian presidential election is...

The result of the presidential election was finally announced this afternoon.

# hosni-mubarak - Saturday 23 June, 2012

Egypt's presidential election results due tomorrow

Tensions are high as the country awaits confirmation of its first new president in three decades.

# hosni-mubarak - Thursday 21 June, 2012

Egypt: Officials delay announcing election winner

Political tensions have been sent soaring in Egypt as officials postpone declaring the winner of the country’s first new presidential elections in three decades.

# hosni-mubarak - Tuesday 19 June, 2012

Egypt: State media reports Hosni Mubarak to be 'clinically dead'

The State-run MENA says the 84-year-old former President’s heart has “stopped beating” and will not respond to defibrillation.

# hosni-mubarak - Monday 18 June, 2012

Egypt: Muslim Brotherhood claim election win as army accused of 'coup'

Mohammed Mursi has claimed victory in the presidential election but the sweeping powers that the military have given themselves may render him toothless.

# hosni-mubarak - Saturday 16 June, 2012

Egypt worried as parliament dissolved, elections begin

Many voters are stuck between a rock and a hard place as they go to the polls today.

# hosni-mubarak - Thursday 14 June, 2012

Egypt: Supreme Court's call for parliament dissolution sparks outcry

Activists accused the military of a ‘soft coup’ after a court decision also paved the way for a former ally of the deposed president Hosni Mubarak to run in the presidential run-off this weekend.

# hosni-mubarak - Monday 11 June, 2012

Mubarak slipping in and out of consciousness as condition worsens

The former Egyptian president’s health is reported to have rapidly deteriorated since his trial.

# hosni-mubarak - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Crowds gather in Egypt's Tahrir Square as protests continue

Demonstrations in the aftermath of the trial of former president Hosni Mubarak continued today as the ex-dictator’s health was reported to have deteriorated further.

# hosni-mubarak - Monday 4 June, 2012

Protests in Tahrir Square continue after verdicts in Mubarak trial

The verdict in the trial of the country’s former president has sparked nationwide outrage after six of his security chiefs where acquitted.

# hosni-mubarak - Sunday 3 June, 2012

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Every morning, brings you the nine things you need to know as you start your day.

# hosni-mubarak - Saturday 2 June, 2012

Hosni Mubarak sentenced to life in jail – but immediately vows to appeal

Hosni Mubarak, 84, will spend the rest of his life in jail for conspiring to kill those who demonstrated against him.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Every morning, brings you the nine things you need to know as you start your day…

# hosni-mubarak - Friday 25 May, 2012

Brotherhood claims lead as Egypt vote count begins

None of the five prominent candidates are expected to win outright in the first round, with a run-off between the two leading contenders expected to be held June 16-17.

# hosni-mubarak - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

Egypt goes to the polls in first post-Mubarak election

Millions of Egyptians have been queuing to vote today, less than two weeks before Mubarak is due to be sentenced.

# hosni-mubarak - Monday 9 April, 2012

Suleiman will not "reinvent" old regime in Egypt

Hosni Mubarak’s former vice president and spy chief, Omar Suleiman, said he would not reinvent his mentor’s regime if elected president of Egypt.

# hosni-mubarak - Thursday 8 March, 2012

Egypt's military investigates activists including ex-Google executive

A dozen leading activists are being accused of inciting hatred against the military and trying to overthrow the government.

# hosni-mubarak - Saturday 11 February, 2012

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The Daily Fix: Saturday

Your evening round-up of the day’s biggest stories – plus the bits and pieces you may have missed.

# hosni-mubarak - Sunday 29 January, 2012

One year on: what has the Arab Spring changed?’s guide to how what has changed (or not) in Bahrain, Syria, Libya, Egypt, Yemen and Tunisia since the uprisings.

# hosni-mubarak - Wednesday 25 January, 2012

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Timeline: One year since Egypt's Arab Spring

Looking back in photos at the main events of the past year which saw Egypt’s president Mubarak forced out of office after 30 years in power.

# hosni-mubarak - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

Egypt holds third and final round of voting in first post-Mubarak elections

Islamist parties are expected to consolidate their gains from the first two rounds and win the majority in the 498-seat lower house.

# hosni-mubarak - Monday 2 January, 2012

Mubarak trial resumes - amid speculation charges could be dropped

The trial of the former Egyptian president may be abandoned, after policemen were acquitted of similar charges.

# hosni-mubarak - Friday 30 December, 2011

Gaddafi, KJI, Mubarak and Ben Ali: why 2011 was a bad year for dictators

And who might be under threat in 2012…

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