Monday, February 28, 2011

Travel Ban, Asset Freeze On Former Egyptian President Mubarak

Egypt Freezes Mubarak Assets, Forbids Travel -- Christian Science Monitor

Egypt today ordered a freeze on all assets belonging to former President Hosni Mubarak and his family, weeks after asking that foreign assets also be frozen.

Egypt's public prosecutor today requested a freeze on the assets of former President Hosni Mubarak, his wife, two sons, and their wives. The freeze is a response to suspicions that Mr. Mubarak accrued substantial wealth while president, potentially diverted from the Egyptian government, that he is now storing abroad.

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More News On Egyptian President Mubarak

Egypt Issues Travel Ban, Asset Freeze on Mubarak -- Voice of America
Hosni Mubarak barred from leaving Egypt -- The Guardian
Egypt closes net on Mubarak's cash -- Sydney Morning Herald
Egypt imposes travel ban on Mubarak -- Al Jazeera
Egypt's attorney general forbids Mubarak from leaving country -- CNN
Hosni Mubarak: Egypt's former leader given travel ban -- BBC
Egypt Prosecutor Orders Mubarak Asset Sequestration -- Bloomberg
Egypt closes net on Mubarak clan's hidden fortune -- AFP
Mubarak banned from leaving Egypt, assets frozen -- NDTV

My Comment: They are not going to put him on trial .... he is simply too old. But his money .... hmmmm .... that is another story.

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