Mystery surrounds the health of deposed Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak following conflicting reports in the Egyptian media, some of which suggest he may be in a coma – or being treated in Germany.
On Sunday, Egyptian newspaper Al-Masry Al-Youm quoted "well-informed sources" as saying that Mubarak had gone into a coma at his villa in the Red Sea resort of Sharm El-Sheikh on Saturday. It also claimed the president had fainted twice while recording his televised speech on Thursday, when he was expected to resign but didn't.
Mubarak finally quit on Friday, although his resignation was not televised. More...