Egypt's ousted former President Hosni Mubarak has died at the age of 91, state television said on Tuesday, weeks after undergoing surgery.
Mubarak ruled Egypt for almost 30 years, during which he was likened to a modern-day pharaoh. After being ousted by Arab Spring uprisings in 2011, Mubarak was jailed but was freed in 2017 after being acquitted of most charges.
Haaretz's looks back at the autocratic leader who rose to power following the assassination of Anwar Sadat.
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