CAIRO Jan 13 Egypt's Appeals Court accepted an
appeal by ousted former president Hosni Mubarak and his former
interior minister on Sunday, allowing him to be retried over the
killing of protesters in the 2011 uprising.
Mubarak and former interior minister Habib al-Adli were
sentenced to life in prison in June last year in a court ruling
that saw them responsible for the deaths of protesters killed by
security forces trying to quell the uprising.
"The court has ruled to accept the appeal filed by the
defendants ... and orders a retrial," Judge Ahmed Ali Abdel