mubarak mubarak  /mu ˈbɑ rɪk/

Definition(s):

  • (n) Egyptian statesman who became president in 1981 after Sadat was assassinated (born in 1929)

News

  1. Mubarak, 2 former ministers fight $77 million fine

    CAIRO, June 15 (UPI) -- An Egyptian court has delayed the appeal of former President Hosni Mubarak, who is trying to avoid part of a $77 million fine.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: UPI

  2. Mubarak trial unseals new evidence on crackdown

    CAIRO (Reuters) - The Egyptian court retrying Hosni Mubarak for conspiracy to murder hundreds of demonstrators unsealed new evidence on Monday, including CCTV video and logbooks taken from Cairo security forces' armouries. The 85-year-old former president, whose 30 years in power were ended by a popular uprising in early 2011, sat impassively in a wheelchair in the caged dock, along with his two ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  3. Retrial of Egypt's Mubarak Adjourned to July 6

    Egypt court adjourns Mubarak retrial to July 6, sons to remain detained on corruption charges        
    on June 10, 2013     Source: ABC News

Quotes

  1. "We have a disastrously high number of widows,"" said Jinan Mubarak, head of a nongovernmental organization that works to educate women and train them for jobs. "It has a serious social dimension and there are also the orphans to worry...
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Hosni Mubarak Source: Tehran Times

  2. "We are very much applauding the efforts of a number of states, particularly the effort that President Mubarak has undertaken on behalf of Egypt. We're supporting that initiative," Rice said. "I've been in very close discussions with my Arab...
    on Jan 7, 2009 By: Condoleezza Rice Source: CNN International

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