Hosni Mubarak appears in court

Days after his prison release, former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak has returned to court to be re-tried for complicity in the killing of protesters during the 2011 revolt against him.

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Hosni Mubarak appears in court along with sons

Former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak appeared in court today, along with his jailed sons Gamal and Alaa and former interior minister Habib al-Adly.

Hosni Mubarak with his sons Gamal and Alaa and former interior minister Habib al-Adly Credit: RTV

After a hearing that lasted about three hours, the judge set the next session for September 14, pending further investigation.

He was sentenced to life in prison last year for complicity in the killing of protesters during the 2011 revolt against him, but an appeals court ordered a retrial.

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