This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 13 °C Friday 19 April, 2019
Advertisement

Mubarak appears in court... on his hospital bed

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

FORMER EGYPTIAN PRESIDENT Hosni Mubarak is appearing in court on a hospital bed today to face charges of corruption and ordering the killing of protesters during mass protests against his rule earlier this year.

The 83-year-old deposed leader is appearing in the defendants cage at the police academy in Cairo this morning. He, his sons and a number of former close colleagues are facing trial.

Read: Mubarak goes on trial facing charges which carry death penalty >

  • Share on Facebook
  • Email this article
  •  

About the author:

Hugh O'Connell

Read next:

COMMENTS (5)