Egypt court sentences Al-Jazeera journalists to 7 years

June 23, 2014 9:51 AM

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Egypt court sentences Al-Jazeera journalists to 7 years

An Egyptian court on Monday sentenced three Al-Jazeera English journalists to seven years in prison.

Australian Peter Greste, Canadian-Egyptian Mohammed Fahmy and Egyptian Baher Mohammed were convicted of supporting the Muslim Brotherhood, which the authorities have declared a terrorist organization.

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