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#Hosni Mubarak

# hosni-mubarak - Wednesday 28 December, 2011

Egypt's Mubarak back in court as trial resumes

The trial of ousted Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak resumed today: he is charged with complicity in the killings of more than 800 protesters and could face the death penalty if convicted.

# hosni-mubarak - Tuesday 27 December, 2011

2011: The year of resignations

Undone by sex scandals, economic failures, uprisings and other controversies, an astonishing number of high-profile figures resigned from their various posts in the past 12 months.

# hosni-mubarak - Monday 26 December, 2011

In pictures: The Arab Spring uprisings of 2011 Review 2011 This post contains images

In pictures: The Arab Spring uprisings of 2011

Anti-government protests first broke out in Tunisia, before inspiring similar movements across the Middle East and bringing down leaders in Egypt and Libya.

# hosni-mubarak - Monday 28 November, 2011

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things to know by 9am: More details on Budget 2012 pain, Archbishop denies media “anti-Catholic bias”, good news from BoI, and the end of Janet’s X Factor odyssey

# hosni-mubarak - Saturday 26 November, 2011

Egypt: Protester dies as demonstrations against new PM continue

It is reported a police van ran over the protester outside the country’s Cabinet building earlier today.

# hosni-mubarak - Friday 25 November, 2011

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things to know by 9am: Calls for second MEP vote on Cardiff, RTÉ denies prejudice allegations, families at ‘breaking point’ – and a busy day for US shoppers

Protests grow in Egypt as military appoints former Mubarak official

Demonstrators are furious that the country’s ruling army council has asked Kamal al-Ganzouri to lead an interim government.

# hosni-mubarak - Monday 21 November, 2011

In pictures: Egyptian cabinet tenders resignation amid Tahrir violence Tahrir This post contains images

In pictures: Egyptian cabinet tenders resignation amid Tahrir violence

Twenty-four people have been confirmed dead in clashes between riot police and protesters calling for urgent political reform.

Egypt: Protests enter third day, at least 13 dead

Violence has left at least 13 dead in Cairo, as protesters camp out in Tahrir Square to demand the country’s military facilitate a quicker transfer to civilian rule.

# hosni-mubarak - Wednesday 2 November, 2011

From The Daily Edge Another surprising fact about Muammar Gaddafi: he had a pen-pal Pen Friend

Another surprising fact about Muammar Gaddafi: he had a pen-pal

The former Libyan leader corresponded with a Jewish florist in New York for decades.

# hosni-mubarak - Monday 24 October, 2011

Clashing reports over rumours of Mubarak heart attack

There are conflicting reports that deposed president Hosni Mubarak suffered a heart attack on hearing news of Gaddafi’s death.

# hosni-mubarak - Saturday 15 October, 2011

Egypt's military rulers ban all forms of discrimination

The new decrees from the transitional military leaders are seen as a response to attacks on Coptic Christians last week.

# hosni-mubarak - Monday 10 October, 2011

24 killed and hundreds wounded during clashes in Egypt

The clashes between Christians, Muslims and security forces raged in Cairo yesterday, leading to 200 people being wounded.

# hosni-mubarak - Saturday 17 September, 2011

New York Mayor warns of mass riots

New York City’s Mayor Michael Bloomberg has said that the US is at risk of seeing mass riots if new jobs are not created for young people.

# hosni-mubarak - Saturday 10 September, 2011

Israeli ambassador flees Egypt as protesters storm embassy in Cairo Egypt This post contains videos

Israeli ambassador flees Egypt as protesters storm embassy in Cairo

Hundreds of Egyptian protesters, some swinging hammers and others using their bare hands, tore down parts of a graffiti-covered security wall outside the Israeli embassy in Cairo.

# hosni-mubarak - Monday 5 September, 2011

Mubarak trial continues in Cairo following clashes inside courtroom

Police had to separate victims’ lawyers from Mubarak’s defence team this morning as the third hearing of the ousted president’s trial gets underway.

# hosni-mubarak - Monday 15 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Monday

In your fix today: Dublin Fire Brigade faces a staff crisis, the regal origins of the Laois bog body, the girl who sleeps 23 hours a day, and what it’s like to see snow for the first time…

Judge in Mubarak trial stops live TV coverage

Live broadcasts of the former Egyptian president’s trial have been halted by the presiding judge, who also announced plans to merge Mubarak’s trial with that of the country’s former Interior Minister.

# hosni-mubarak - Wednesday 3 August, 2011

Mubarak denies charges from his hospital bed in Cairo Egypt This post contains videos

Mubarak denies charges from his hospital bed in Cairo

Former Egyptian president Hosni Muburak could face the death penalty if convicted. Includes video which gauges the thoughts of people on the streets of Dublin…

Mubarak appears in court... on his hospital bed

The former Egyptian president is on trial for corruption and ordering the killing of protesters.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things to know this morning…

Egypt: Mubarak goes on trial facing charges which carry death penalty

The former president faces charges of corruption and ordering the killing of protesters – a charge which carries the death penalty.

# hosni-mubarak - Friday 29 July, 2011

Mubarak declared fit to stand trial in front of a large audience

Stadium-style seating has been promised at Cairo’s Convention Centre for the trial. The audience is likely to include relatives of 850 killed during the uprising. Critics doubt the trial will go ahead.

# hosni-mubarak - Friday 22 July, 2011

Meet Egypt's new government... it won't be around for long

Elections are expected later this year but those who helped oust Hosni Mubarak want change to happen faster.

# hosni-mubarak - Sunday 17 July, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday

In your Sunday Fix: A certain ginger-haired former media executive is arrested; the cost of smoking to Ireland’s economy; Come on Clarkey! and Hackgate: The Movie.

Ex-Egyptian president said to be stable despite coma reports

He was forced to step down from office earlier this year after a popular uprising

# hosni-mubarak - Wednesday 13 July, 2011

Egypt fires almost 700 police officers to cleanse force

The discredited and widely unpopular Egyptian police force has been purged of hundreds of members as part of public demand.

# hosni-mubarak - Saturday 25 June, 2011

Egypt uses Facebook to gauge presidential popularity

So far the Egyptians ‘Like’ Mohamed El Baradei.

# hosni-mubarak - Thursday 2 June, 2011

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The Daily Fix: Thursday

Today’s Fix: a round-up of the day’s main news, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed.

# hosni-mubarak - Wednesday 1 June, 2011

Egypt's Mubarak and sons to stand trial in August Egypt This post contains images

Egypt's Mubarak and sons to stand trial in August

The former president of Egypt is to stand trial alongside his two sons to face charges of corruption and intentionally murdering protesters – if found guilty of “pre-meditated killing” Mubarak could face death.

# hosni-mubarak - Saturday 28 May, 2011

Thousands take to streets of Cairo for "second revolution" in Egypt

The demonstrators were calling for Egypt’s military rulers to speed up the pace of democratic reforms in a country that is still charting its political future.

# hosni-mubarak - Tuesday 24 May, 2011

Egypt's Mubarak and two sons charged over protest deaths

Egypt’s prosecutor general issued a statement today saying the three men would face trial, after demonstrators called for mass protests this Friday to bring Mubarak to court.

# hosni-mubarak - Tuesday 3 May, 2011

Switzerland to freeze millions of assets linked to Gaddafi, Mubarak and Ben Ali

Potentially illegal assets worth around €649m linked to Gaddafi and ousted Tunisian and Egyptian leaders have been identified by Swiss authorities.

# hosni-mubarak - Saturday 30 April, 2011

Former Egyptian leader Hosni Mubarak could face death penalty

Egypt’s new justice minister says Mubarak could be executed if convicted of ordering the shooting of protesters.

# hosni-mubarak - Friday 29 April, 2011

CBS reporter assaulted in Egypt says she thought she was going to die

Lara Logan is speaking publicly about the February attack for the first time in a televised interview. She says her attackers “really enjoyed my pain and suffering”.

# hosni-mubarak - Saturday 16 April, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Our collection of the day’s news, developments and random tidbits.

Egyptian court orders dissolution of Mubarak's former party

The National Democratic Party – which held a veto over the establishment of other parties – must now disband forever.

# hosni-mubarak - Wednesday 13 April, 2011

Egypt's ex-president Hosni Mubarak detained for investigation

Egypt’s former President Hosni Mubarak has been detained by the country’s authorities ahead of an investigation into corruption and abuse.

# hosni-mubarak - Tuesday 12 April, 2011

Mubarak suffers heart problems during corruption inquiry

Former Egyptian president was hospitalised today after experiencing sudden heart problems while being investigated over allegations of corruption.

# hosni-mubarak - Monday 11 April, 2011

Mubarak to face embezzlement questioning from Egyptian prosecutors

The ousted Egyptian leader and his sons face accusations of siphoning off state funds for their secret personal use.