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Egypt Delays Retrial Of Al Jazeera Journalists

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI | Posted 04.25.2015 | Media

CAIRO (AP) — The retrial of two Al-Jazeera English journalists who face terror-related charges in a case widely criticized by human rights organizat...

Al Jazeera Journalist Hopes To Be Exonerated In Egypt Retrial

AP | By SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 04.19.2015 | Media

CAIRO (AP) — An Al-Jazeera English journalist who is getting to know his six-month-old son for the first time after spending more than a year in Egy...

Al Jazeera Journalist Released From Egyptian Prison

AP | Posted 04.14.2015 | Media

CAIRO (AP) — Canadian Al-Jazeera journalist Mohamed Fahmy was released from an Egyptian prison on Friday, after spending more than a year behind bar...

Egypt Orders Release of Jailed Al Jazeera Journalists On Bail

AP | By SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 04.14.2015 | Media

CAIRO (AP) — Two Al-Jazeera English journalists were released from an Egyptian prison on Friday, after spending more than a year behind bars on terr...

Al Jazeera Journalist Peter Greste Finally Returns Home

AP | By KRISTEN GELINEAU and BRIAN ROHAN | Posted 04.06.2015 | Media

SYDNEY (AP) — For more than a year, the three jailed Al-Jazeera journalists did their best to prepare for the unsettling possibility that one of the...

Jailed Al Jazeera Journalist Could Be Free Within Hours

Reuters | Posted 04.04.2015 | Media

(Adds details, background) DOHA, Feb 3 (Reuters) - Egypt could free Canadian-Egyptian journalist Mohamed Fahmy within hours, Qatar-bas...

Al-Jazeera Reporter Has Mixed Feelings On Release From Jail

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI | Posted 02.02.2015 | Media

CAIRO (AP) — Al-Jazeera journalist Peter Greste expressed "relief and excitement" Monday at being freed after more than a year in an Egyptian prison...

Peter Greste Describes His Release From Prison

AP | By HAMZA HENDAWI | Posted 04.04.2015 | Media

CAIRO (AP) — Al-Jazeera journalist Peter Greste expressed "relief and excitement" Monday at being freed after more than a year in an Egyptian prison...

Jailed Al Jazeera Journalist Released

Posted 02.02.2015 | Media

CAIRO, Feb 1 (Reuters) - Al Jazeera journalist Peter Greste left Egypt for his native Australia on Sunday after serving 400 days in an Egyptian prison...

Kenya Journalists Protest Jailing of Al Jazeera Colleagues

AP | By BEN CURTIS | Posted 03.15.2015 | Media

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A group of Nairobi-based journalists was ejected from a reception area at the United Nations complex in Kenya's capital on Tue...

Egypt Court Orders Retrial In Al Jazeera Case

AP | ROD McGUIRK | Posted 03.03.2015 | Media

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Brothers of an Australian Al-Jazeera English journalist held in Egypt for more than a year said Friday that their lawyers...

Journalist On Being Imprisoned: 'You Realize The Value Of Freedom'

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 12.30.2014 | Media

D. Parvaz, senior producer of human rights at Al Jazeera America, joined HuffPost Live's Alyona Minkovski Tuesday to discuss the one-year anniversary ...

Fate Of Journalists Jailed In Egypt Still Uncertain

AP | SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 12.29.2014 | World

SARAH EL DEEB, Associated Press CAIRO (AP) — For a year, three Al-Jazeera English journalists have been locked up in Egypt on terrorism-related c...

Al Jazeera Journalist Pens Impassioned Letter From Prison

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 12.23.2014 | Media

Peter Greste -- the Al Jazeera journalist who, along with Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed, is imprisoned in Egypt for allegedly airing false news and ...

Al Jazeera Shuts Down Egypt Channel

AP | By SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 02.21.2015 | Media

CAIRO (AP) — The Qatari-owned Al-Jazeera news network on Monday shut down its Egypt channel, quieting a major source of tension between the two coun...

It's Been 300 Days Since The Al Jazeera Journalists Were Jailed In Egypt

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 10.24.2014 | Media

Friday marked the 300th day that the Al Jazeera journalists in Egypt have been locked up. Al Jazeera's Peter Greste, Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamm...

Egypt Court Orders Ban Of Al Jazeera

AP | Posted 11.03.2014 | Media

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's state news agency reported Wednesday that an administrative court ordered a state-run satellite to implement its order to stop ...

Jailed Al Jazeera Journalist's Letter From Prison

www.aljazeera.com | Posted 08.04.2014 | Media

I have not taken a final decision yet regarding appealing the unacceptable draconian verdict against me, mainly because I have no faith in the judicia...

Jailed Al Jazeera Journalist Will Appeal His Conviction

AP | By ROD McGUIRK | Posted 09.24.2014 | Media

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — An Australian Al-Jazeera journalist will appeal his conviction on charges that he aided Egypt's outlawed Muslim Brotherho...

Egyptian Court's Unbelievable Remarks About Jailed Al Jazeera Journalists

The Huffington Post | Katherine Fung | Posted 07.23.2014 | Media

Journalists around the world are outraged by Egypt's sentencing of three Al Jazeera journalists, and the latest statement from the Egyptian court that...

Al Jazeera Journalist Opens Up About 'Guilt' Over Colleagues' Arrest

Mail Online | Posted 07.15.2014 | Media

As the hours and days passed the seriousness of my colleagues' arrest began to dawn and my guilt grew and grew. On that day in September I was at the ...

Egypt's President Now Says He Regrets Al Jazeera Trial

AP | SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 07.07.2014 | Media

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's president acknowledged for the first time that the heavy sentences handed down to three Al-Jazeera journalists had a "very nega...

What It's Like To Be A Journalist In An Egyptian Prison

medium.com | Posted 06.26.2014 | Media

It was July 15, 2013, the sixth day of Ramadan. I was standing on a footbridge over Rameses Square in downtown Cairo, and below me, lit by the harsh w...

Michael Calderone

Al Jazeera Vows To Fight For Journalists Jailed In Egypt

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 06.25.2014 | Media

NEW YORK -- Al Jazeera executives and correspondents pledged Wednesday to keep pressure on the Egyptian government following this week's widely conde...

Parents Of Jailed Al Jazeera Journalist Call On Supporters

The Huffington Post | Katherine Fung | Posted 06.25.2014 | Media

The parents of Peter Greste are hoping that a petition will help their son, one of the three Al Jazeera journalists who was recently sentenced to jail...