Egypt Ex. president Hosni Mubarak sentenced to life imprisonment by special court in Cairo
Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak was given punishment of life imprisonment by special Court in Cairo.
Age of the Hosni Mubarak = 84 years
Trial period – 10 Months
What were the charges against Mubarak?
The public prosecutor accused Mubarak of conspiring with Adli and the police offices in pre-meditated murder and "attempting to kill some of the participants of peaceful protests across the country".
About 850 people were killed in the uprising and more than 6,000 were wounded.
Mubarak was accused of "inciting" some officers to use live ammunition to fire at protesters as well as running protesters over with their vehicles, so the then-president could "protect his grip on power and stay in office."
punishment - life imprisonment
Court also gave life imprisonment to Ex.Interior minister Habib al-Adly, while six former police commanders were acquitted.
Corruption charges against Mubarak's sons, Alaa and Gamal, were dropped due to the expiry of a statute of limitations.
Mubarak was acquitted in one of the corruption case
This is the power of social media and internet and the result of Arab Spring in early 2011.
when Mubarak got the punishment do you know what he was praying to his God?
Why did not he born in India, God give me rebirth in India so in next birth when he will become President and do the same things he wont get the punishment but he will get rewards for the same acts.
what you think he was thinking when he got the punishment?
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