Mubarak Sentenced to Three Years for Corruption

Former President Hosni Mubarak and his two sons, Ala and Gamal Mubarak, were convicted on Wednesday of embezzling public funds. The court sentenced Mubarak, 86 and living under house arrest in a military hospital, to three years in prison His sons to four years each.

The three were fined about $3 million, and ordered to reimburse the state an additional $17.9 million. Mubarak and his sons can appeal Wednesday’s verdict.

Source : Tunis Afrique Presse