16 Jun 2011

Egyptian Military Denies Plans to Pardon Mubarak

Egypt’s ruling military council denied recent rumors that they would pardon former President Hosni Mubarak and his wife, Suzanne Mubarak (pictured here) for corruption, embezzlement, and abuse of power (and, in the case of Mrs. Mubarak, abuse of postion for unlawful gain).

Both Mr. and Mrs. Mubarak have fallen ill since Mr. Mubarak’s abdication from power following his February ousting – and have not seen jail time -, furthering speculation that they are receiving special treatment from the military council.

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