Politics & Government

August 22, 2013 12:24 PM

Tensions remain high in Egypt after Mubarak released from prison

As a small gaggle of supporters cheered and waved his portraits outside, former dictator Hosni Mubarak was whisked by helicopter Thursday out of one of Egypt’s most notorious prisons a day after a court ruled that he could no longer be jailed pending his trial on corruption and other charges.

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