The ten defendants are being tried on charges of ordering the killing of demonstrators upon the January 25 revolution, which brought Mubarak's three-decades of rule to an end in 2011.
Former military police commander Hamdi Badeen, who is now Egypt's military attaché in China, is expected to testify during the session, which is held at the Police Academy on the eastern outskirts of Cairo where the trial of ousted president Mohamed Morsi on charges of inciting the killing of demonstrators, is also held.
The Executive President of the Egyptian National Telecommunications Regulatory Authority Amr Badawi is also expected to testify during the session.
The backers of Mubarak, who now receives treatment at a southern Cairo military hospital, converged on the vicinity of the court.
The judge presiding over the trial has banned the live broadcast of trial sessions until he hears the accounts of the witnesses.
The former president, his two sons, and a business tycoon are also accused of financial corruption.
Numan Kurtulmus says Islamic world still suffering from 'unequal' postwar system
"We have had no cases of Ebola in our country," the Director General of Turkey’s Health for Border and Coastal Areas says.
Chemical, nuclear and radiology team dispatched to examine mystery packages as Turkish police also called to Belgian Consulate and UK office increases security measures.
Militants from the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) set fire to two vehicles and a cabin at the plant in Kagizman district, and shot at soldiers who returned fire
22-year-old man dies after being hit by falling construction materials
Muslims in Istanbul to perform a funeral prayer in absentia following Friday prayer in Fatih Mosque for Ghulam Azam
Analysts examine new laws aimed at bringing undocumented workers out from the shadowy world of black-market labor.
Newspapers in Turkey have covered President Erdogan’s reaction to the US military’s help to Kurdish fighters in Kobani.
"Strong and balanced public finance affirmatively differentiates Turkey from other countries," the minister said
The Malaysia Airports Holding used its pre-emptive rights to buy an additional 40 percent stake in Turkey's Sabiha Gokcen Airport, it was announced.
The US acted despite opposition from Turkey, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says, adding "I told him (Obama) Kobani is not currently a strategic place for you, if anything it is strategic for us"
At least 1 person injured in explosion in hospital’s medical waste section in Turkey’s capital, Ankara
The first and only Chinese-Turkish television channel CTV has begun broadcasting films, documentaries and Chinese cultural and traditional programs to promote Chinese economy, tradition and popular culture.
Sixteen scientists from Turkey to travel to Antarctica in Dec. 2014 and Jan. 2015.
Tight monetary policy stance will be maintained until there is significant improvement in inflation outlook, bank says.
Erdogan assures Latvian businessmen that the Turkish economy is stable and growing despite "smear campaigns"