Gazans show no sympathy for Mubarak during trial

08.08.2011                      08.Aw-Elul, 5771

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Gazans show no sympathy for Mubarak during trial

Palestinians in the coastal strip describe personal grievances against former Egyptian president, namely restrictions he placed on travel.

 Watching the trial of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak roused little sympathy from Gazans. Amid the jeering and shouts there was also a sense of justice. For some, the trial was personal. 
“My mom got really sick last year, the tumor spread everywhere in her body,” says Mustafa Abu Warda as he watched the televised trial in a Gaza City electronics store. “Doctors then said her only hope was to travel to Egypt.”…