HOSNU MUBARAK

  • Army cannot arrest civilians, says Egypt court June 27, 2012

    Cairo: An Egyptian court on Tuesday overturned a government decree allowing the army to arrest civilians, a setback for military rulers preparing to hand power to an elected president. The armybacked interim government issued the decree days before a tense presidential runoff vote on June 1617 to give soldiers the power...
  • Egyptians stage big protest, dismiss power plan February 9, 2011

    Cairo: Egyptians staged one of their biggest protests yet on Tuesday demanding President Hosni Mubarak step down now, their wrath undiminished by the vice president's announcement of a plan to transfer power. Protesters, many moved by a Google executive's tearful account of his detention by security forces, poured into Cairo's Tahrir...