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Mubarak Family Investigated Over Alleged Illegal Land Purchase

Egypt’s ousted president, Hosni Mubarak, and his wife and two sons are being investigated for allegedly purchasing 64 feddans (66.4 acres) of land in Sharqeyya governorate at unreasonably low prices, the Ministry of Justice said in a faxed statement today.

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