Gamal Mubarak said that his father, former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak, did not instruct troops to shoot at demonstrators, Al Masri Al Youm reported on Thursday.
According to the Egyptian daily, which reported on the details of the former president's sons' investigation, Gamal said that he was close to his father at the time of the protests.
Gamal reportedly said that Mubarak asked the interior ministry to show restraint and not use force on the protesters.
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