Al Jazeera Journalists On Trial In Egypt For Belonging To Muslim Brotherhood
Al Jazeera: terrorist mouthpiece or credible news organization?
“It was born out of love and respect for Shariah Law, certainly not our Constitution or the freedom of man,”-– Glenn Beck.
|The trial of three Al Jazeera English journalists in Egypt has been adjourned until March 5 after they appeared in court in Cairo and pleaded not guilty to all charges against them.Mohamed Fahmy, Peter Greste and Baher Mohammed are accused of joining, or aiding and abetting a terrorist organisation.|
US media is reporting that Egypt hasÂ put three Al Jazeera journalists on trial on Thursday on charges of aiding members of a terrorist organization. According to a GlobalPostÂ report:
February 20, 2014Â CAIRO (Reuters) – Egypt put three Al Jazeera journalists on trial on Thursday on charges of aiding members of a ‘terrorist organization’, in a case that human rights groups say shows the authorities are trampling on freedom of expression.
The journalists, wearing white prison outfits, appeared in metal cages, a Reuters witness said. Six others identified as Al Jazeera journalists are being tried in absentia.Â Read the restÂ here.
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