Convicted Al Jazeera journalists appeal to Egypt for pardons

2015-09-30 08:44

Three journalists convicted of aiding a terrorist organisation while covering Egyptian unrest for Al Jazeerra have publicly appealed to Egypt’s president to pardon them.

Sanef 'shocked' by sentencing for Al Jazeera journalists

2015-08-30 16:22

The South African National Editors Forum along with several key media forums, have expressed their collective "shock" at the sentencing of three Al Jazeera journalists in Cairo.

Greste calls for Sisi to pardon Al-Jazeera journalists

2015-08-30 07:38

Australian Al-Jazeera reporter Peter Greste has called on Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to pardon him and two colleagues after a court handed down three-year prison sentences, describing the decision as 'politically motivated'.

Al Jazeera journalists jailed for 3 years in Egypt

2015-08-29 11:15

An Egyptian court has jailed three Al Jazeera journalists for three years each on charges of broadcasting false news and working without permits.

Egypt court delays verdict in Al Jazeera trial

2015-07-30 11:36

A Cairo court session which had been expected to deliver a verdict in the retrial of Al Jazeera television journalists has been adjourned, Al Jazeera says.

Al Jazeera reporters await Egypt retrial verdict

2015-07-30 06:37

An Egyptian court will deliver its verdict in the retrial of three Al Jazeera journalists whose previous sentencing to up to 10 years in jail sparked an international outcry.

Egypt adjourns Al Jazeera journalists trial

2015-06-01 16:35

A Cairo court has adjourned the trial of three Al Jazeera television journalists for four days after hearing the prosecution's closing argument.

Al Jazeera journalist sues employer for $100m

2015-05-11 18:34

An Al Jazeera television journalist on trial in Egypt has filed a lawsuit in a Canadian court accusing his employer of negligence and has demanded $100m in compensation.

Nigeria's military detains 2 Al Jazeera reporters

2015-03-26 13:30

Nigeria’s military has detained two Al Jazeera journalists in the northeast city of Maiduguri, the news outlet says.

Apartheid era spook linked to spy cables leak

2015-03-08 10:20

A former apartheid era intelligence agent has been blamed for the leak of spy cables to Al Jazeera TV channel.


Egypt summons British envoy over criticism of Jazeera trial

2015-08-30 19:16

Egypt's foreign ministry has summoned the British ambassador over his criticism of prison sentences handed to three journalists from Qatari broadcaster Al Jazeera.

Egypt ruling on Jazeera reporters condemned by western states

2015-08-30 10:14

Many western countries have voiced swift disapproval after an Egyptian court handed down three-year prison sentences to three Al Jazeera reporters whom they have long demanded be released.

Jazeera to appeal 'grotesque' verdict to jail journalists

2015-08-29 17:51

Al Jazeera has vowed to appeal an Egyptian court verdict to sentence three of its journalists to three years in prison, calling it a "deliberate attack on press freedom".

Al Jazeera 'outraged' as Egypt court delays retrial verdict

2015-07-30 12:43

Al Jazeera says it has been “outraged” by an Egyptian court decision to postpone a verdict in the retrial of three of its journalists accused of supporting the banned Muslim Brotherhood.

Egypt expected to deliver verdict in Al Jazeera retrial

2015-07-30 09:41

An Egyptian court is expected to deliver a verdict in a retrial of Al Jazeera journalists on terrorism-related charges in a case that has raised international concerns about media freedom in the country.

Germany 'far' from decision to extradite Jazeera journo to Egypt

2015-06-22 16:47

Germany says it is "far" from a decision on extraditing a detained Al-Jazeera journalist to his native Egypt, voicing concern about the rule of law and human rights there.

Al Jazeera journo Greste fears Egyptian conviction in absentia

2015-05-29 11:52

Al Jazeera reporter Peter Greste, deported after spending 400 days in an Egyptian jail on charges that included aiding a terrorist group, fears he will be found guilty in absentia at a retrial that resumes in Cairo next week.

Ndoni Khanyile joins Al Jazeera’s earthrise

2015-04-16 10:27

Khanyile has joined Al Jazeera as a presenter for the environmental affairs show, earthrise.

Australia's Greste urges support for Al Jazeera journos

2015-03-26 10:12

Freed Australian Al Jazeera reporter Peter Greste has called for the international community to continue supporting his colleagues in Egypt, stressing that they are still on trial.

Cabinet condemns spy leaks

2015-03-05 11:54

Cabinet has condemned the leaking of top secret State Agency documents, which it says threatens the country’s security.

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