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Egypt bans 4 TV stations including Al-Jazeera

Egypt bans 4 TV stations including Al-Jazeera

The Egyptian Al-Jazeera affiliate Al-Jazeera Mubashir Misr and three other TV stations that covered the pro-Morsi demonstrations extensively were banned on Tuesday due to what Egyptian courts rule as “rumors and claims which are harmful to Egyptian national security and threaten the country’s unity.” The Al-Jazeera Mubashir Misr offices were raided August 31st and confiscated […]

Egypt deports 3 Al-Jazeera journalists

Egypt deports 3 Al-Jazeera journalists

Egyptian authorities have deported three members of Al-Jazeera English, after being detained since Tuesday August 27th, and accused of working without proper permits or a license to use satellite transmitters. . An official at the Cairo airport says the Al-Jazeera correspondents were Wayne Hay, cameraman Adil Bradlow and producer Russ Finn. Last week, Egypt’s interim […]