Egyptian army soldiers and medics escort former president Hosni Mubarak after he arrives at a military hospital in the southern suburb of Maadi on the outskirts of Cairo today. Photograph: Stringer/Reuters

Deposed Egyptian leader Hosni Mubarak has been released from prison. He was taken by helicopter from Cairo’s Tora prison to the armed forces’ Intern(...)

Death toll after clash at Cairo military HQ rises to 51

The death toll due to violence earlier today at the Cairo headquarters of the Republican Guard has risen to 51, the head of Egypt’s emergency services(...)