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'Dramatic events' as Mubarak detained

The Egyptian public prosecutor has ordered that the former president, Hosni Mubarak be detained for 15 days, following the earlier arrest of his two sons as part of an investigation into violence against demonstrators and allegations of corruption.

Yolande Knell reports from Cairo.

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