Mubarak Trial

  • Egyptian court frees Mubarakera prime minister Nazif June 21, 2013

    Cairo: An Egyptian court ordered the release of former Prime Minister Ahmed Nazif on Thursday because of a limit on pretrial detention in a corruption case for which he had been held since the revolution that toppled Hosni Mubarak. Nazif, who still faces a retrial, is the highestprofile Mubarakera official to...
  • Egypt: Hosni Mubarak's retrial to begin on Saturday April 12, 2013

    Cairo: Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's retrial for the killing of nearly 900 protesters during the revolution that ended his dictatorial regime is set to begin on Saturday in the deeply polarised country. 84yearold Mubarak, his interior minister Habib alAdly and six security chiefs will face trial for the killing...
  • Egypt: Verdict in Mubarak trial expected today June 2, 2012

    Cairo: An Egyptian court may announce its verdict on Saturday in the landmark trial of ousted president Hosni Mubarak, 15 months after a popular mass uprising forced him out of power. Mubarak, 84, along with former interior minister Habib alAdly and six others could face the gallows if convicted of ordering...
  • Jailed cronies of Mubarak offer assets to get free March 15, 2012

    Cairo: Facing long jail terms, ousted Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's close aides are offering their ill-gotten assets in exchange to be set free. Ex-Housing Minister Ahmed al-Maghrabi and Egyptian tycoon Ahmed Ezz, who is also a prominent member of the former ruling party, have offered their assets, believed to be running...
  • Egypt court sets June 2 for Mubarak verdict February 23, 2012

    Cairo: The fate of Egypt's former strongman Hosni Mubarak will be decided on June 2, with the Egyptian court conducting his trial setting the final date for verdict after the ousted president turned down a last chance to speak in its final session on Wednesday. The prosecution has called for death...
  • Prosecutors to take stage Tuesday in Mubarak trial January 3, 2012

    Cairo: The trial of Egypt's ousted President Hosni Mubarak will resume in earnest on Tuesday when judges begin hearing arguments from prosecutors, who say Mubarak and his co-defendants are to blame for the deaths of hundreds of protesters. Lawyers demanded on Monday that the head of Egypt's ruling military council, Field...
  • Cairo: Court postpones Mubarak trial till Dec 28 October 30, 2011

    Cairo: The trial of former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak in the killing of pro-democracy protesters has been postponed till the end of December over demands that the judges presiding over the case be replaced. The Cairo criminal court, headed by Counsellor Ahmad Refat, decided to postpone till December 28, the case...
  • Egypt: Bed-ridden, caged, Hosni goes on trial August 3, 2011

    Cairo: An ailing, 83-year-old Hosni Mubarak, lying ashen-faced on a hospital bed inside a metal defendants cage with his two sons standing protectively beside him in white prison uniforms, denied charges of corruption and complicity in the killing of protesters at the start of his historic trial on Wednesday. The spectacle,...