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Egypt: Detained Al Jazeera journalists appear in court as trial opens

February 27, 2014

Egypt: Detained Al Jazeera journalists appear in court as trial opens

Three Al Jazeera journalists were among eight whoappeared at a hearing in a Cairo prison court Thursday, accused along with 17 other defendants of spreading “false news” and having links to the Muslim Brotherhood, which Egypt declared a terrorist organization in December.

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