Rumor: Mubarak Dead
The world’s most alarmist web site says Arabic message boards are buzzing with a rumor that Egyptian strongman Hosni Mubarak has died.
Unconfirmed reports by multiple posters on multiple Arabic language message boards claim that Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has died.
The reports indicate that Mubarak’s health took a turn for the worse late last night, and he was rushed to a Cairo hospital. According to the report, the Egyptian government is expected to not release news of the death until an orderly succession can be ensured.
We will continue to monitor our sources in an attempt to further verify this report.
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