Mubarak wheeled back to court after 2 months

29.12.2011                      03.Tewet. 5772

Ägypten:

Mubarak wheeled back to court after 2 months

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Former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak was wheeled into court on a hospital bed on Wednesday as his trial resumed after a delay of almost two months while lawyers demanded a new judge.
The former leader – who is being held under guard at a military hospital near Cairo because doctors say he has a heart condition – covered his head with his arm as he was wheeled into court surrounded by police. Mubarak, his two sons, the former interior minister and senior police officers face charges ranging from corruption to involvement in the deaths of hundreds of protesters in the uprising that unseated him in February after three decades in power….