14 May '11, 3am

Mubarak's Wife Detained, Reportedly Suffers Heart Attack (VIDEO)

Mubarak's Wife Detained, Reportedly Suffers Heart Attack (VIDEO)

Suzanne Mubarak, the 70-year-old wife of ousted Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, has been detained on possible charges of corruption. The BBC reports that she is currently in the intensive care unit of the hospital in Sharm el-Sheikh, the Red Sea resort town where the former president and his family had been residing after he stepped down from power in February following weeks of protests. The head of the hospital, Mohammed Fathallah, says that Suzanne Mubarak suffered a "suspected heart attack and a sharp increase in blood pressure" after being told she would be detained and that she will be under observation for 24 hours. 83-year-old Hosni Mubarak has been detained at the hospital since last month since experiencing heart problems; his detention has been extended for fifteen more days as of early Friday morning. Egypt's Illicit Gains Authority is questioning him on char...

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