Articles Tagged ‘Hosni Mubarak’

In this video image taken from Egyptian State Television,  84-year-old former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak is seen in the defendant's cage as a judge reads the verdict in on charges of complicity in the killing of protesters during last year's uprising that forced him from power, in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, June 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Egyptian State TV)

Egypt’s Mubarak Sentenced to Life in Prison

Hosni Mubarak was sentenced to life in prison Saturday for failing to stop the killing of protesters during the uprising that forced him from power…



Occupy Wall Street: Zuccotti, Long Island, The World

Occupy Wall Street Movement Spreads: Times Square, Long Island, The World

Several dozen protesters sit Indian-style on Seventh Avenue near the…



CBS: Lara Logan Sexually Assaulted in Egypt

A CBS correspondent was sexually assaulted in Egypt on Friday, Feb. 11, the day Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak stepped down, CBS News said in a…



Hosni Mubarak

Off The Reservation: Big, Bad Things

We do big things. In his second State of the Union address, President Barack Obama uttered this refrain as a way to galvanize his base…



Egyptian demonstrators gather near Cairo's Tahrir Square at the weekend, which saw thousands of anti-government protesters return to the streets chanting slogans against Hosni Mubarak just hours after the Egyptian president fired his cabinet but refused to step down. Photo: AP

Off The Reservation: Cairo At Dawn

America loves a good dictator; at least when it comes to the strategic installation of one. The problem with dictators is the inevitable egos they…