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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
# Hosni Mubarak

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

Mar 24th 2017, 2:49 PM 7,639 Views 9 Comments

Hosni Mubarak served six years in prison.

# hosni-mubarak - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Hosni Mubarak acquitted over deaths of protesters during Arab Spring revolt
# Egypt
# Egypt

Hosni Mubarak acquitted over deaths of protesters during Arab Spring revolt

Mar 2nd 2017, 4:44 PM 6,097 Views 11 Comments

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'
# Amnesty International
# Amnesty International

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

Jul 13th 2016, 6:15 AM 9,902 Views 22 Comments

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
# Cairo
# Cairo

Nearly 50 killed across Egypt as country marks uprising anniversary

Jan 26th 2014, 9:09 AM 3,779 Views 7 Comments

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
# Opinion
# Opinion

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

Aug 30th 2013, 7:00 AM 20 Views 32 Comments

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
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

Aug 22nd 2013, 9:11 PM 9,518 Views 3 Comments

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

Egypt's ousted leader Hosni Mubarak released from prison
# Freed
# Freed

Egypt's ousted leader Hosni Mubarak released from prison

Aug 22nd 2013, 4:35 PM 2,980 Views 7 Comments

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
# Egypt
# Egypt

Hosni Mubarak to be released from Egyptian prison today

Aug 22nd 2013, 7:56 AM 3,622 Views 7 Comments

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

# hosni-mubarak - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Egypt court orders release of Mubarak
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt court orders release of Mubarak

Aug 21st 2013, 4:56 PM 4,862 Views 29 Comments

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
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt: Liberal opposition leader Mohamed ElBaradei picked as new PM

Jul 6th 2013, 7:37 PM 3,480 Views 26 Comments

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
# Arab Spring
# Arab Spring

Retrial of Egypt's Mubarak collapses in chaos

Apr 13th 2013, 4:30 PM 4,439 Views 3 Comments

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
# Tensions
# Tensions

Tanks deployed at Egypt presidential palace after clashes

Dec 6th 2012, 8:46 AM 1,703 Views 1 Comment

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

# hosni-mubarak - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

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

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

Nov 28th 2012, 8:00 AM 2,868 Views 8 Comments

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
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egyptian president branded 'new pharaoh' after assuming new powers

Nov 23rd 2012, 8:31 AM 4,510 Views 14 Comments

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
# Web Summit
# Web Summit

Egyptian revolutionary: why online activism can work

Oct 18th 2012, 7:45 PM 2,631 Views 4 Comments

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
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt: Militants attack gas pipeline

Jul 22nd 2012, 12:34 PM 2,498 Views 0 Comments

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'
# Olive Branch
# Olive Branch

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

Jun 25th 2012, 8:30 AM 1,078 Views 2 Comments

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...
# Result
# Result

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

Jun 24th 2012, 3:31 PM 3,678 Views 29 Comments

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

# hosni-mubarak - Saturday 23 June, 2012

Egypt's presidential election results due tomorrow
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt's presidential election results due tomorrow

Jun 23rd 2012, 3:07 PM 1,479 Views 1 Comment

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
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt: Officials delay announcing election winner

Jun 21st 2012, 8:26 AM 1,173 Views 0 Comments

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'
# Egypt
# Egypt

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

Jun 19th 2012, 10:43 PM 6,003 Views 23 Comments

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'
# Egypt
# Egypt

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

Jun 18th 2012, 11:23 AM 1,619 Views 3 Comments

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
# Eygpt
# Eygpt

Egypt worried as parliament dissolved, elections begin

Jun 16th 2012, 7:00 PM 1,683 Views 0 Comments

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
# Egypt
# Egypt

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

Jun 14th 2012, 8:40 PM 1,701 Views 1 Comment

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
# Mubarak
# Mubarak

Mubarak slipping in and out of consciousness as condition worsens

Jun 11th 2012, 4:08 PM 2,162 Views 6 Comments

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
# Egypt
# Egypt

Crowds gather in Egypt's Tahrir Square as protests continue

Jun 5th 2012, 9:26 PM 2,595 Views 4 Comments

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
# Egypt
# Egypt

Protests in Tahrir Square continue after verdicts in Mubarak trial

Jun 4th 2012, 2:40 PM 1,202 Views 0 Comments

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

# hosni-mubarak - Saturday 2 June, 2012

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

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

Jun 2nd 2012, 11:15 AM 3,580 Views 7 Comments

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

# hosni-mubarak - Friday 25 May, 2012

Brotherhood claims lead as Egypt vote count begins
# Egypt
# Egypt

Brotherhood claims lead as Egypt vote count begins

May 25th 2012, 9:54 AM 715 Views 2 Comments

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
# Democracy
# Democracy

Egypt goes to the polls in first post-Mubarak election

May 23rd 2012, 8:10 AM 538 Views 0 Comments

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
# Egypt
# Egypt

Suleiman will not "reinvent" old regime in Egypt

Apr 9th 2012, 5:07 PM 1,018 Views 2 Comments

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
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt's military investigates activists including ex-Google executive

Mar 8th 2012, 7:31 PM 1,144 Views 1 Comment

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

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Feb 11th 2012, 8:07 PM 5,247 Views 0 Comments

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?
# Arab Spring
# Arab Spring

One year on: what has the Arab Spring changed?

Jan 29th 2012, 9:15 AM 1,781 Views 5 Comments

TheJournal.ie’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

Timeline: One year since Egypt's Arab Spring
# Egypt
# Egypt

Timeline: One year since Egypt's Arab Spring

Jan 25th 2012, 7:15 AM 1,877 Views 0 Comments

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
# Egypt
# Egypt

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

Jan 3rd 2012, 1:57 PM 743 Views 0 Comments

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
# Egypt
# Egypt

Mubarak trial resumes - amid speculation charges could be dropped

Jan 2nd 2012, 2:32 PM 1,058 Views 1 Comment

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
# Review 2011
# Review 2011

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

Dec 30th 2011, 3:00 PM 1,840 Views 3 Comments

And who might be under threat in 2012…

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