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Ruling in Egypt trial of Jazeera journalists set for July 30
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Ruling in Egypt trial of Jazeera journalists set for July 30

Monday, 29 June 2015 4:45 PM

Date set for ruling in the retrial of two Al Jazeera television journalists previously sentenced to seven to 10 years in prison

Al Jazeera TV says German authorities have released journalist
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Al Jazeera TV says German authorities have released journalist

Monday, 22 June 2015 5:47 PM

Germany's public prosecutor has decided to release Ahmed Mansour without charges

Al Jazeera says its journalist to remain in German custody
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Al Jazeera says its journalist to remain in German custody

Monday, 22 June 2015 10:19 AM

Case likely to re-focus attention on press freedom

Al Jazeera journalist says surprised by arrest in Germany
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Al Jazeera journalist says surprised by arrest in Germany

Sunday, 21 June 2015 2:35 PM

Ahmed Mansour, a leading talk show host on the channel's Arabic service, speaks of being detained

Al Jazeera journalist arrested in Berlin after warrant from Egypt
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Al Jazeera journalist arrested in Berlin after warrant from Egypt

Sunday, 21 June 2015 10:05 AM

Ahmed Mansour, one of the Qatar-owned channel's most senior journalists, was sentenced in absentia by a Cairo court last year to 15 years in jail

GCC ministers instruct regional media to support Qatar 2022 tournament
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GCC ministers instruct regional media to support Qatar 2022 tournament

Thursday, 11 June 2015 9:43 AM

Instruction made after allegations Qatar paid bribes to secure hosting rights

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Qatari editor said to quit after printing sexual image
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Qatari editor said to quit after printing sexual image

Tuesday, 2 June 2015 2:57 PM

Editor of Al Sharq newspaper also reportedly fires staff responsible for printing image of a woman’s hands covered in images from the Kama Sutra

Al Jazeera reporter Greste fears Egyptian conviction in absentia
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Al Jazeera reporter Greste fears Egyptian conviction in absentia

Friday, 29 May 2015 9:17 AM

Retrial resumes in Cairo next week after Australian was deported after spending 400 days in Egyptian jail

UAE court jails Qatari nationals for insulting royals
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UAE court jails Qatari nationals for insulting royals

Tuesday, 19 May 2015 2:25 PM

Five Qataris have been jailed for defaming the UAE royal family on social media - report

Exclusive: Qatar eyes underwater TV broadcast studio for FIFA World Cup 2022
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Exclusive: Qatar eyes underwater TV broadcast studio for FIFA World Cup 2022

Tuesday, 19 May 2015 9:41 AM

The ambitious $30m project could be underwritten by TV networks, a decision whether to green light it will be made in the next few months

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Qatar claims detained BBC crew guilty of 'trespassing'
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Qatar claims detained BBC crew guilty of 'trespassing'

Monday, 18 May 2015 3:38 PM

Gov't spokesman says BBC team arrested after members departed from official tour; BBC says deplores detention of its staff

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BBC journalist arrested during World Cup PR trip to Qatar
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BBC journalist arrested during World Cup PR trip to Qatar

Monday, 18 May 2015 10:22 AM

Crew arrested, questioned and detained for two nights in prison, just weeks after a similar report by a German TV team

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Al Jazeera journalist sues Qatar broadcaster for $100m
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Al Jazeera journalist sues Qatar broadcaster for $100m

Monday, 11 May 2015 6:45 PM

Mohamed Fahmy, on trial in Egypt, has filed lawsuit accusing Al Jazeera of negligence, says lawyer

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Saudi officials suspend newspaper for publishing cartoon offensive to Qatar
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Saudi officials suspend newspaper for publishing cartoon offensive to Qatar

Sunday, 10 May 2015 12:44 PM

Ministry is preparing to issue strict new rules against “inciting sports fanaticism” in the media

Qatar's Al Jazeera America says replaces CEO amidst staff shakeup
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Qatar's Al Jazeera America says replaces CEO amidst staff shakeup

Thursday, 7 May 2015 9:53 AM

Appointment follows reports of several staff departures and a lawsuit claiming wrongful employment


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