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Al-Jazeera journalists to go on trial in Egypt

Al-Jazeera journalists to go on trial in Egypt Twenty journalists, including four foreigners, are to go on trial in the Egyptian capital, Cairo. They face charges including joining and aiding a terrorist organisation, and endangering national security. Eight defendants, among them al-Jazeera’s Egyptian-Canadian Cairo bureau chief Mohamed Adel Fahmy and the former BBC correspondent Peter Greste, an Australian, are in custody. The others,... 
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Added February 20, 2014
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