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Inquiry: Mubarak watched violence on TV

Posted: January 3, 2013 at 12:58 a.m.

An Egyptian fact-finding mission determined that Hosni Mubarak watched the uprising against him unfold through a live TV feed at his palace, despite his later denial that he knew the extent of the protests and crackdown against them, a member of the mission said Wednesday.

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