Sons of Egypt's Mubarak to be released on bail

January 22, 2015 4:05 PM

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CAIRO (AP) — The two sons of ousted Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak were ordered released on bail Thursday pending a retrial in the last case that was keeping them behind bars, paving the way for their release for the first time since they were incarcerated in the wake of their father's 2011 ouster.

It is not clear when Gamal and Alaa Mubarak would be released or whether prosecutors would appeal the court decision, which came three days before the fourth anniversary of the protests that eventually forced Mubarak to step down. The release of the two sons, widely reviled as symbols of corruption ...

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