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Mubarak appears in court

Former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak today returned to court to face a retrial on charges of complicity in the murder of protesters during the country's 2011 uprising. After a three-hour court session, the retrial was adjourned until 8 June.

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Hosni Mubarak transferred to prison from hospital

Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak was transferred from a military hospital in Cairo to the city's Torah prison earlier today, state news agency MENA said.

Hosni Mubarak waves as he sits behind bars during a hearing in his retrial last week. Credit: AA/ABACA/Press Association Images

The transfer order was given yesterday on the recommendation of a medical team after he appeared fitter at his aborted retrial on Saturday.

His retrial on charges of complicity in the killing of demonstrators in the uprising that ousted him will start on 11th May, a Cairo appeals court said.

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