Egyptian court sentences 3 journalists to prison

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A court in Egypt sentences “three” Al Jazeera journalists to three years in prison and eliciting sharp criticism internationally. Their lawyers are now looking at the prospects of a presidential pardon. CCTV’s Adel EL-Mahrouky filed this report from Cairo.

Egyptian court sentences 3 journalists to prison

A court in Egypt sentences "three" Al Jazeera journalists to three years in prison and eliciting sharp criticism internationally. Their lawyers are now looking at the prospects of a presidential pardon. CCTV's Adel EL-Mahrouky filed this report from Cairo.

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  • The Alzaeera’s journalists were hoping for an acquittal, the Judge’s introduction however made it clear and they will not get out of the cage this time.