Egypt verdict: Al-Jazeera journalists get seven years in jail
Three al-Jazeera journalists accused of supporting the Muslim Brotherhood have been sentenced to seven years in jail in Egypt.
A court in Cairo convicted Peter Greste, Mohammed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed of spreading false news and supporting the banned Islamist group.
The three men had all denied the charges. Bethany Bell reports from Cairo.
23 Jun 2014
- From the section Middle East