TECHNOLOGY
PARTNER
IN ASSOCIATION
WITH
PRESENTING
PARTNER
Nissan Logo
ASSOCIATE
PARTNER
ACC Logo NZ logo Cigna logo
You are here: Home » Topics » » Al Jazeera » Videos

Al-Jazeera producer hopes to be cleared in Egypt retrial

Feb 18, 2015    

An Al-Jazeera English journalist who is getting to know his six-month-old son for the first time after spending more than a year in Egyptian prisons said on Tuesday he was optimistic that a retrial beginning next week would exonerate him.Baher Mohammed, 31, was initially sentenced to 10 years before an appeals court ordered a retrial for him and colleagues Mohamed Fahmy and Peter Greste. The three were initially convicted of terrorism-related charges in a trial widely derided as political by rights groups and fellow journalists.Greste, an Australian, was deported home on Feb. 1. Fahmy, a dual ...

Read More