Egypt Sentences Al Jazeera Journalists To 3 Years In Prison
Peter Greste, Baher Mohamed and Mohamed Fahmy have been given three-year sentences on charges of aiding a terrorist organization.By Jake Godin | August 29, 2015
The Egyptian court has decided — Al Jazeera's journalists are going to prison.
Peter Greste, Baher Mohamed and Mohamed Fahmy were each given three-year sentences on Saturday on charges of aiding a terrorist organization.
Greste, who was deported to Australia earlier this year, was sentenced in absentia. (Video via BBC)