Egyptian state television reported that a helicopter arrived at the prison holding deposed president Hosni Mubarak.
The helicopter is likely to transport Mubarak from the prison to house arrest, according to state television.
Mubarak could leave prison on Thursday
after a court ruling that further divided a country in turmoil since the
army toppled Islamist President Mohamed Morsi seven weeks ago.
at the Cairo jail where Mubarak is held, the court ordered the release
of the military man who ruled Egypt for 30 years with an iron fist until
he was overthrown during the uprisings that swept the Arab world in