Hosni Mubarak

  • Mubarak waves, grins as his trial resumes

    9/14/13 1:35 PM

    Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak is back in court, as the trial of the longtime autocrat resumes. The 85-year-old Mubarak waved to supporters as he was wheeled into the defendants' cage in a heavily-fortified courtroom in Cairo.

  • Egypt's Mubarak to be put under house arrest

    8/22/13 10:05 AM

    Al-Jazeera America reports that Mubarak was released from prison just before 10 a.m., leaving the facility aboard a medical helicopter. Sources tell ABC News that the former Egyptian leader is en route to Maadi military hospital.

  • Hosni Mubarak: Egypt court orders his release

    8/21/13 9:48 AM

    An Egyptian court ordered Wednesday the release of ousted President Hosni Mubarak, but it is not yet clear if the ailing ex-leader will walk free after over two years in detention, officials said.

  • Mubarak casts shadow over U.S. policy in Egypt

    8/20/13 1:43 PM

    U.S. ties with Egypt are complicated enough since the removal of democratically elected Islamist President Mohammed Morsi, but there may soon be an additional headache.

  • Hosni Mubarak may be released from custody

    8/19/13 2:46 PM

    Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, who is on retrial for the killings of hundreds of protesters during the 2011 uprising that led to his ouster, could be released from custody later this week, judicial officials said Monday.

  • Egyptian presidential winner moves to form team

    6/25/12 7:39 AM Comment

    Egypt's new president-elect, Islamist Mohammed Morsi, moved into the office once occupied by ousted leader Hosni Mubarak and started consultations Monday on forming his team and a new government, an aide said.


  • Hosni Mubarak 'clinically dead'

    6/20/12 6:26 AM Comment

    Security officials say Egypt's Hosni Mubarak is in a coma but off of life support and his heart and other vital organs are functioning.

  • Muslim Brotherhood takes Egypt's presidential election

    6/18/12 6:53 AM Comment

    Islamist candidate Mohammed Morsi declared victory Monday in Egypt's first free presidential election since Hosni Mubarak's ouster 16 months ago.

  • Hosni Mubarak gets life sentence, suffers health crisis

    6/2/12 11:03 AM Comment

    After his sentencing, Hosni Mubarak, the 84-year old ousted president of Egypt, suffered a "health crisis" while on a helicopter flight to a Cairo prison hospital, according to security officials


  • Hosni Mubarak trial: Former Egyptian president in hospital bed at historic trial

    8/3/11 7:37 AM Comment

    An ailing, 83-year-old Hosni Mubarak lay on a hospital bed inside a cage of mesh and iron bars in a Cairo courtroom Wednesday as his historic trial began on charges of corruption and ordering the killing of protesters during the uprising that ousted him.