In this Oct. 6, 1981 file photo, Egyptian President Anwar Sadat, right, and Vice President Hosni Mubarak are seen on the reviewing stand during a military parade just before soldiers opened fire from a truck during the parade at the reviewing stand, killing Sadat and injuring Mubarak. More than a quarter-million people flooded Cairo's main square Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2011 in a stunning and jubilant array of young and old, urban poor and middle class professionals, mounting by far the largest protest yet in a week of unrelenting demands Mubarak to leave after nearly 30 years in power. (Bill Foley/AP/Bill Foley/AP)
Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak, left, offers his hand to shake with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak before their meeting at the Presidential palace in Cairo, Egypt, Sunday, June 21, 2009, to discuss U.S.-backed efforts to revive Mideast peace efforts. (Amr Nabil/AP)
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak in Cairo, Oct. 19, 2010. (Amr Abdallah Dalsh/Reuters/Amr Abdallah Dalsh/Reuters)
A man carries a picture depicting Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak as Adolf Hitler during a protest in Cairo Jan. 31, 2011. (GORAN TOMASEVIC/GORAN TOMASEVIC/REUTERS)
In this file image taken from Associated Press television News, Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak makes a televised statement to his nation which aired Feb. 10, 2011. (AP/AP)
Defendants including Egypt's former president Hosni Mubarak (in bed, 2nd L), his two sons Gamal (standing, arms crossed) and Alaa Mubarak, and former interior minister Habib al-Adli (seated front row, in black) attend sit in a steel cage. (Stringer/Reuters/Stringer/Reuters)
Mr. Mubarak was bedridden but alert at the trial. He is accused of corruption and involvement in killing protesters. (Egyptian State TV/The Associated Press)
Ramadan Ahmed, 51, whose 16-year-old son Mohammed was shot and killed by police while protesting, reacts upon seeing former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak on television at his trial. (Ben Curtis/The Associated Press/Ben Curtis/The Associated Press)
In this Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012, file photo, former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak is wheeled into court in Cairo, Egypt. An Egyptian security official says former president Hosni Mubarak has been slipping in and out of consciousness, more than a week after he was transferred to a hospital inside a Cairo prison to serve his life sentence. The official says Mr. Mubarak's wife, former first lady Suzanne Mubarak, and her two daughters-in-law were visiting him in prison Sunday morning June 10, 2012 after rumours circulated that he had died. (Mohammed al-Law/AP)
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