Chasing Gamal Mubarak

Gamal Mubarak, the president's younger son, is thought to have fled to London after protests began in Egypt.



    There has been a great deal of speculation over the man who was widely expected to succeed Hosni Mubarak.

    Gamal Mubarak, the president's younger son, is thought to have fled to London after protests began in Egypt.

    A flurry of messages on the social networking website, Twitter, relayed press reports that Gamal had landed at Heathrow Airport in London, with users speculating of his wherabouts.

    Meanwhile, At the Egyptian Embassy in London, protesters have been demonstrating for a third day.

    Gamal has not been seen in England, but he would not be welcome if he did appear.

    Al Jazeera's Paul Brennan reports from London.

     

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    'We scoured for days without sleeping, just clothes on our backs'

    'We scoured for days without sleeping, just clothes on our backs'

    The Philippines’ Typhoon Haiyan was the strongest storm ever to make landfall. Five years on, we revisit this story.

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    Russian-Saudi relations could be very different today, if Stalin hadn't killed the Soviet ambassador to Saudi Arabia.

    Daughters of al-Shabab

    Daughters of al-Shabab

    What draws Kenyan women to join al-Shabab and what challenges are they facing when they return to their communities?