Al Jazeera demands Egypt release 4 journalists
The arrests occurred the day before the Committee to Protect Journalists issued a report saying Egypt, Syria and Iraq have become the deadliest countries for journalists. Seventy journalists were killed in 2013, with six of those deaths in Egypt, the ...
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Four Al Jazeera journalists detained in Egypt, accused of illegal ties to ...
CAIRO — Egypt's government has detained four journalists working for the Qatar-based Al Jazeera English news channel, arresting them during raids on a five-star hotel and at least one private residence Sunday night. The journalists, including an ...
Why is Egypt's government targeting Al-Jazeera?
Following the arrests of journalists working for Al-Jazeera in Cairo, writer Hugh Miles looks at why the broadcaster has become a target for the Egyptian authorities. Since the overthrow of President Mohammed Morsi in July this year, the climate for ...
Egypt May Hold Presidential Vote Before Election of Parliament
New York Times
Egypt's interim president said on Sunday that a presidential election could be held before voting for parliamentary seats, raising the possibility that the country's military-backed government was preparing to deviate from the transitional plan it ...
Egypt arrests Al Jazeera journalists amid Brotherhood crackdown
Los Angeles Times
CAIRO -- Four journalists working for Al Jazeera have been arrested by Egyptian authorities, the pan-Arab satellite channel said on its website, in an apparent escalation of Egyptian authorities' harsh campaign against the Muslim Brotherhood.
Egypt violence: Bomb explodes near military offices in Nile Delta
(CNN) -- Fresh violence rocked Egypt on Sunday when an explosion wounded four people near military intelligence offices in the Nile Delta, state-run Nile TV reported. No one has claimed responsibility for the attack. The chaos came a day after Egyptian ...
Al Jazeera says four journalists held in Egypt after hotel broadcast
CAIRO (Reuters) - Four Al Jazeera journalists have been arrested in Egypt, the station said on Monday, after the Interior Ministry accused the Qatar-based channel of broadcasting illegally from a hotel suite with a member of the Muslim Brotherhood.
Can the Arab revolutions survive Syria and Egypt?
In Egypt, the democratically elected president was toppled by a military coup, and what is even more unsettling is the fact that leading Egyptian intellectuals seem to be cheering along the side-lines. In Tunisia, mass demonstrations demanding the ...
Egypt Cracks Down on Journalists
It was said in jest but a professor of politics at Egypt's Nile University warned journalists and anyone taking pictures not to do so after an escalating crackdown on the media. "Dear tourists please come visit #Egypt. Just avoid taking pictures of ...
Al Jazeera says three journalists held in Egypt after hotel broadcast
CAIRO (Reuters) - Al Jazeera said Egyptian security forces arrested three of its journalists after the interior ministry accused the Qatar-based television channel of broadcasting illegally from a hotel suite together with a member of the Muslim ...