Egypt sentences Al-Jazeera journalists

A Cairo court sentenced three Al-Jazeera journalists to lengthy prison terms on terrorism-related charges, according to news reports. Mohamed Fadel Fahmy and Peter Greste were given seven-year terms, while Baher Mohamed was given 10 years in prison.

CPJ’s experts received widespread media coverage, several of which are listed below.

The New York Times


USA Today


Five Thirty Eight

The Associated Press

Foreign Policy

Al-Jazeera America

World Policy Blog

The Huffington Post

EFE/MSN Latino

The Daily News Egypt

Business Insider

The Cairo Post

Paris Match

Mada Masr

The Dish


Democracy Now

Al Jazeera Labs