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Authorities urged to drop all charges against two Al-Jazeera journalists

Fahmy, who is Canadian, was ordered to pay 250,000 Egyptian pounds (29,000 euros) in bail. Mohamed, who is Egyptian, was freed without bail. But (...)

Published on 12 February 2015 Read

Egypt

Egypt urged to free two other Al-Jazeera journalists

Greste had been held since December 2013. His family requested his deportation under a presidential decree issued last November that provides for (...)

Published on 2 February 2015 Read

Egypt

Call for Al-Jazeera journalists to be acquitted at retrial

Peter Greste, Mohamed Fadel Fahmy and Baher Mohamed now face a new judicial ordeal after a year marked by a climate of extreme hostility towards (...)

Published on 1 January 2015 Read

Egypt

RWB calls for release of Al-Jazeera journalists

The first anniversary of their arrest will be on 29 December. In June they were given sentences ranging from seven to ten years in prison on (...)

Published on 26 December 2014 Read

Egypt

Abdel Fattah Al-Sissi in Paris - Open letter to François Hollande

Dear President Hollande, Reporters Without Borders, an international organization that defends freedom of information, would like to draw your (...)

Published on 26 November 2014 Read

Egypt

Hundreds of journalists object to unconditional media support for regime

The joint statement by the editors was posted on the newspaper Al-Wafd’s website on 26 October, two days after more 30 soldiers were killed in two (...)

Published on 7 November 2014 Read

Egypt

Press photographer held without charge for past 14 months

Reporters Without Borders condemns freelance news photographer Mahmoud Abu Zied’s arbitrary detention without trial or charge for the past 14 (...)

Published on 8 October 2014 Read

Egypt

Anti-Muslim Brotherhood witch-hunt exacts heavy toll

Far from the media attention and international support that three Al-Jazeera journalists received last June when given sentences ranging from (...)

Published on 17 September 2014 Read

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