(FILES) - A file picture taken on June 2, 2012, shows Alaa (R) and Gamal Mubarak, sons of ousted Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak, standing inside a cage in a courtroom during their verdict hearing in Cairo. AFP PHOTO/STR
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An Egyptian court Monday ordered the release of ousted president Hosni Mubarak's two sons who were sentenced to three years in jail for corruption, a judicial official and their lawyer said.The court ordered Alaa and Gamal Mubarak to be released after having taken into account time served since their arrest in 2011, the judicial official and defence lawyer Farid al-Deeb said.Mubarak and his two sons were all arrested in 2011, months after the former strongman was toppled in a popular 18-day uprising after three decades in power.Sisi, who has unleashed a deadly crackdown on Morsi supporters, has faced accusations of being even more authoritarian than Mubarak.
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