Egypt’s Mubarak Convicted of Graft, Gets 3 Years

HAMZA HENDAWI, Associated Press CAIRO (AP) — A Cairo court on Wednesday convicted ousted Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak of embezzlement, sentencing him to three years in prison. The graft case against the 86-year-old Mubarak, who is kept in custody at a military hospital, is one Read More


An Egypt Arrest, and a Brotherhood on the Run

[New York Times] CAIRO — Egypt’s authoritarian government has harassed and repressed the Muslim Brotherhood for most of its existence. But for the last three decades the authorities stopped short of touching the group’s revered leader, the supreme guide, who oversaw the country’s most effective Read More