Hosni Mubarak Faces Retrial in Egypt

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mubarakFormer Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak will be retried for allowing the killing of protesters during the 2011 Arab Spring protests, the country’s high court ruled Thursday.

The 87-year-old leader was initially sentenced to life in prison in 2012.

A court dropped charges against him in an initial retrial, but that move was appealed by the prosecution.

His successor, Mohammed Morsi, may face the death penalty over a prison break. Read more at BBC News.

{Andy Heller-Matzav.com Newscenter}

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