08/03/2011 07:31 EDT | Updated 10/03/2011 05:12 EDT

Hosni Mubarak's Trial (PHOTOS)


Inside the courtroom in Cairo was the 83-year-old former president, on a hospital bed inside a cage. Outside supporters and opponents gathered to mark the historic day.

Hosni Mubarak's trial began Wednesday as his historic trial began on charges of corruption and ordering the killing of protesters during the uprising that ousted him.

Here are pictures from inside and outside the courtroom