Thousands of opponents of President Mohammed Morsi are waiting on Cairo's Tahrir Platz. They are waiting to see if he will resign before the military steps in, as it has promised.
The trial of Egypt's former Islamist president Mohammed Morsi on charges of defaming the judiciary has opened in Cairo on Saturday. Co-defendants, Islamists and other secular opposition leaders face the same charges.
Egypt has come under criticism overseas for the death sentence handed to ousted Islamist president Mohammed Morsi. The penalty was over Morsi's role in a mass jailbreak that toppled his predecessor.
Egypt's ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi has been sentenced to death on charges of jailbreak. Morsi's case will now be referred to a religious authority before an execution can take place.
Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has been handed a jail sentence in a retrial on corruption charges he faced earlier. The court also convicted the deposed leader's sons.