Egypt Convicts Al Jazeera Journalists

Egypt Convicts Al Jazeera Journalists

A court in Egypt has convicted three journalists working for the Qatar-based Al Jazeera English to prison terms between seven and 10 years. They were charged with helping the Muslim Brotherhood, endangering national security and creating false news that was detrimental to Egypt’s global image. The harsh ruling against the journalists has sparked much anger […]

Al Jazeera Journalists Stand Trial in Egypt

Al Jazeera Journalists Stand Trial in Egypt

Al Jazeera journalists, Australian Peter Greste, Canadian-Egyptian Mohammed Fahmy, and Egyptian Baher Mohammed, have been thrust into the limelight due to their detention and remand to stand trial on accusations of terrorism in Egypt. The three journalists along with 17 others are accused of aiding a terrorist organization and broadcasting false news. The terrorist organization in question was […]