Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Two Al-Jazeera journalists on trial in Egypt

Al-Jazeera English correspondent Peter Greste, second right, smiles as he and bureau chief Mohamed Fahmy, center, producer Baher Mohamed, center left, stand in a courtroom along with several other defendants during their trial on terror charges, in Cairo, Egypt, Monday, March 31, 2014. Two Al-Jazeera journalists on trial in Egypt have directly asked with the judge to release them. Australian Peter Greste and Canadian-Egyptian Mohammed Fahmy are among three journalists and 17 others who are facing terrorism-related charges, based on accusations by authorities that they provided a platform to the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group of ousted President Mohammed Morsi. (AP Photo/Sarah El Deeb)

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