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Egypt's Mubarak ordered back to prison
 
Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak lies in a hospital bed in the defendant's cage of a courtroom in March 2011.
Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak lies in a hospital bed in the defendant's cage of a courtroom in March 2011.
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Egypt's prosecutor general has ordered former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak to return to prison, citing Mubarak's improved health. Last month, Mubarak was moved from a prison hospital to a "lush military hospital" when his condition appeared to take a turn for the worse. The 84-year-old — who was sentenced to life in prison in June for his role in the killings of hundreds of protesters last year — was reportedly said to be near death following a stroke.

 

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