Egypt's public prosecutor
decided on Friday to transfer ousted President Hosni Mubarak to
a military hospital, where he will remain under guard pending
A spokesman for the prosecutor's office did not disclose the
location of the military hospital, and said Mubarak would be
given "appropriate medical care."
But a senior police officer in charge of security at the
Sharm el-Sheikh hospital where Mubarak is staying said the
former president's health was too unstable to move him anywhere.
Mubarak, ousted by popular protests in February after 30
years in power, had been admitted to hospital in the Red Sea
resort city on Tuesday after being questioned by prosecutors
over corruption allegations.
A day later, the prosecutor ordered Mubarak detained for 15
days for questioning about accusations that he abused power
during his 30-year rule, embezzled funds and had protesters
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