January 5, 1988 |
Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak will travel to Saudi Arabia on Saturday to start a visit to Persian Gulf Arab states, diplomats here said Monday.
September 27, 1991 |
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak arrived in Moscow on Thursday for talks expected to cover a proposed Middle East peace conference.
September 8, 1988 |
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak flew to Iraq on Wednesday on his first visit since a cease-fire took effect in the Persian Gulf War, Foreign Ministry officials said.
December 13, 2004 |
About 1,000 people gathered in Cairo, many with their mouths covered by yellow stickers reading "Enough," to protest the possibility that President Hosni Mubarak might run for a fifth term or that his son, Gamal, might succeed him. Hundreds of security police surrounded the offices of Kamal Khalil, a veteran activist who spoke out against the Mubaraks at the protest. The police stayed four hours but did not make any arrests.
February 22, 2005 |
Several hundred Egyptians protested in central Cairo against continued rule by President Hosni Mubarak's family. Liberals, leftists and Islamists chanted: "Enough! Shame! Have mercy!" outside Cairo University. They want to stop Mubarak from obtaining a fifth six-year term or arranging for his son Gamal to succeed him.
October 23, 1990 |
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak arrived Monday on an unscheduled visit to Saudi Arabia to inspect Egyptian troops stationed in the northeast area near the Saudi-Kuwaiti border, officials said. Mubarak is also expected to confer with King Fahd.
October 6, 1987 |
Hosni Mubarak won a second six-year term as Egypt's president by a sweeping majority of 97.12% in a national referendum, the government announced today. Interior Minister Zaki Badr said on national television that Monday's referendum drew a "remarkably high" 88.47% voter turnout.
June 27, 2004 |
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak underwent successful back surgery, Health Minister Mohammed Awad Afifi Tag Din said in a broadcast on state television. Din said doctors in Munich, Germany, had operated on Mubarak, 76, to correct a slipped disk. Michael Mayer, the head surgeon on the team that performed the operation, said there were no complications.
November 21, 2003 |
Ailing Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak canceled a speech on doctor's orders, a day after abruptly leaving a podium for more than 30 minutes in the middle of a nationally televised address to parliament. The cancellation came after Egypt's main newspapers, which are tightly controlled by the government, devoted several pages to reassuring statements on the 75-year-old president's health.