Release of Jailed al-Jazeera Journalist Mohamed Fahmy 'Imminent'

February 3, 2015 12:00 PM

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Release of Jailed al-Jazeera Journalist Mohamed Fahmy 'Imminent'

Canada’s Foreign Minister John Baird announced Monday that the release of Canadian-Egyptian journalist Mohamed Fahmy from an Egyptian prison was “imminent.”

Baird told Canada’s public broadcaster that diplomatic efforts to free Fahmy, who was al-Jazeera’s acting Cairo bureau chief, were going well but gave no specific time frame.

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