Mubarak trial 'important moment' for Egypt

Expert says ousted leader's appearance in court to face charges is "critical" for Egypt.



    Anthony Bubalo, an expert in Middle East politics at the Lowy Institute in Sydney, told Al Jazeera that the appearance of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak in court to face charges of ordering the killing of protesters is a "critically important moment" for the country.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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