Hosni Mubarak, the Egyptian president overthrown in 2011 and the first leader to face trial after the Arab Spring uprisings that swept the region, was freed on Friday after six years in detention, his lawyer said.
Egypt - Egypt's military coup ousted him. He didn't resign. He was pushed. Washington did the heavy shoving after he fell out of favor for opposing America's war on Iraq, and plans to organize regional Sunni states against Syria, Iran and Lebanon's H
As Egypt struggles with liquefied natural gas (LNG) shortages after the 2011 revolution, the country has signed a $1 billion import contract with Russia's Rosneft, France's Engie and Oman's OTI.
The ancient Egyptians created a sophisticated economic system thousands of years ago.