Middle East

Al-Jazeera verdicts: Twitter reaction

Mohammed Fahmy, Baher Mohamed, Peter Greste

Three al-Jazeera reporters accused of supporting the banned Muslim Brotherhood have been jailed for seven years each in Egypt.

Peter Greste, Mohammed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed were convicted by a court in Cairo of spreading false news and backing the Islamist group.

The trio had denied the charges.

Here is how the world reacted to the ruling - via tweets.

MEDIA AND RIGHTS GROUPS

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POLITICIANS

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