5 articles tagged "Hosni Mubarak"
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Obama “Rewrites” His Role in Deposing Egypt’s Mubarak
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report December 24, 2015

Obama has tried unsuccessfully to gloss over his role in the Arab Spring ouster of Mubarak in 2012. But he can’t escape its consequences in the turbulence and strife of 2015

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Bashar Assad
A Saudi Plan for a New Sunni State Straddling Euphrates River
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report August 5, 2011

While his bloody crackdown on Hama grabs headlines, and Bashar Assad's fights for his life against his people, Saudi Arabia eyes the eastern Euphrates Valley and its towns of Deir el-Zour and Abu Kamal for severance from Syria to link up with the Iraqi Anbar province and form a new Sunni Muslim republic under their protection.

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Mubarak goes on trial in an iron cage
First day of Mubarak trial ends with plea of not guilty to all charges
DEBKAfile Special Report August 3, 2011

The Egyptian people had their first sight of former president Hosni Mubarak, 83, since his overthrow, lying on a stretcher in an iron cage in the Cairo Police Academy courtroom with his sons and six officials, including former interior minister Habib al-Adli. The ex-president pleaded not guilty to the charges against him of killing protesters and corruption, some of which carry the death penalty. Judge Ahmed Rifaat opened the televised session Wednesday Aug. 3 and adjourned it till Aug. 15.

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Hosni Mubarak is gone - but not his regime
Hosni Mubarak may be dying but his military regime lives on
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report July 17, 2011

Conflicting reports on former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak's state of health appeared Sunday night, July 17. State TV said he was in a coma after a stroke. This was denied by the head of the Sharm el-Sheikh hospital. Earlier, as Egypt sank deeper into lawlessness and economic stagnation, the military junta reshuffled the cabinet to placate protesters who accused the generals of "stealing the revolution." Gulf emirates pledged aid if Cairo suppressed dissent and turned away from Washington and against Iran.

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Egyptian and French presidents meet in Paris
Egyptian President Mubarak has cancer of the esophagus
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report July 7, 2010

Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak, 83, arrived in Paris this week - officially for meetings with French President Nicolas Sarkozy and Lebanese Prime Minister Sa'ad Hariri. But our Middle East sources sources say he went for medical tests at the exclusive Percy Military Hospital of Clamart, outside Paris.
His son, Gemal Mubarak, 52, has been quietly endorsed as successor by Egypt's military and intelligence leaderships. He must now show he is fit to fill his father's shoes.

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