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  סיון 15, 5774 , 13/06/14

Mubarak's Former Interior Minister Acquitted of Corruption

An Egyptian court on Thursday acquitted the former interior minister under Hosni Mubarak of charges of corruption and money laundering, The Associated Press (AP) reported, citing a judicial official.

The verdict in the retrial of Habib el-Adly lifted a 12-year jail term and 15 million Egyptian pound ($2.5 million) fine issued by a court in May 2011.

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