Morsi accused of smuggling top secret documents to Qatar

Egypt's ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi has been accused of smuggling top secret documents to Qatar through Doha-based Al-Jazeera Channel harming national security during his rule.

Sisi wishes jailed Al-Jazeera journalists not tried

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has said he "wished" the three jailed Al-Jazeera journalists including an Austrailian were deported and not put on trial, conceding that the high profile case had been damaging for the country.

Silent journalists` protest for jailed Al-Jazeera staff

Hundreds of journalists from the BBC and other news organisations held a silent protest in London on Tuesday in support of Al-Jazeera reporters jailed by an Egyptian court.

Egypt`s Sisi `will not interfere in judiciary` after Jazeera trial

President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi said on Tuesday Egypt`s authorities "will not interfere in judicial matters" a day after three Al-Jazeera journalists were jailed for between seven and 10 years.

US condemns Egypt`s sentencing of journalists

Strongly condemning the verdicts rendered against three Al-Jazeera journalists and 15 others in Egypt, the US has said such prosecutions are fundamentally incompatible with the basic precepts of human rights and represent a "blow to democratic progress".

Egypt court finds al-Jazeera journalists guilty, sentences them for 7-10 yrs

An Egyptian court found the three al-Jazeera journalists guilty of aiding banned Muslim Brotherhood on Monday and sentenced them for 7-10 years.

Egypt releases hunger-striking Jazeera journalist

Egypt has released Al-Jazeera journalist Abdullah Elshamy, who has been on hunger strike for nearly five months in protest over his detention.

Egypt court verdict in Al-Jazeera trial on June 23

An Egyptian court said Monday it will issue its verdict on June 23 in the trial of Al-Jazeera journalists accused of aiding the blacklisted Muslim Brotherhood.

Egypt court extends Jazeera journalist detention 45 days

An Egyptian court extended for a further 45 days Wednesday the detention of an Al-Jazeera journalist who has been on hunger strike for nearly five months, judicial sources said.

Australian journalist on trial in Egypt denounces `injustice`

An Australian journalist with the Al-Jazeera broadcaster on trial in Egypt on Saturday described his ordeal as a "massive injustice," after spending more than four months in jail.

Egypt accuses al-Jazeera editor of espionage involving deposed Morsi

An editor of Al-Jazeera television has been accused of helping leak classified intelligence documents in an espionage case involving deposed president Mohamed Morsi.

Torture claim in Egypt trial of Jazeera journalists

The trial of Al-Jazeera journalists accused of supporting deposed president Mohamed Morsi`s outlawed Muslim Brotherhood resumed on Wednesday.

Al-Jazeera stages solidarity day with Egypt-held staff

Al-Jazeera television on Thursday organised a "global day of action" in solidarity with its four journalists detained in Egypt over accusations of supporting the now-banned Muslim Brotherhood.

Al-Jazeera journalists go on trial in Egypt

An Egyptian court today opened the trial of Al-Jazeera journalists that has sparked an international outcry, as an Australian reporter said from the caged dock that justice would prevail.

Egypt vows `full force` against defiant Brotherhood

Egypt vowed on Saturday to confront the Muslim Brotherhood with "full force" as the Islamists called for further rallies, a day after clashes between protesters and police killed at least 17 people.

Egypt arrests Al-Jazeera journalists

Egyptian secret police have arrested an award-winning Australian journalist and an Egyptian reporter for the Qatar-based Al-Jazeera channel suspected of illegally broadcasting news harming "domestic security," the interior ministry said.

Egyptian forces raid Al-Jazeera office in Cairo

Egyptian security forces late Wednesday raided the Cairo office of Qatar`s Al-Jazeera TV, arresting 11 Qatari citizens including four officials, it was reported Thursday.

Fire breaks out in Cairo office: Al-Jazeera

Al-Jazeera has said a fire broke out in the network`s office in the Egyptian capital, destroying cameras and other equipment.

Jazeera says Egypt police hold 3 foreign freelancers

Egyptian police held three foreigners working for Al-Jazeera television`s English channel for a fourth day on Friday.

Egypt detains 4 Al-Jazeera journalists in Cairo

The Qatar-based Al-Jazeera English network says four of its journalists have been arrested by Egyptian authorities after they covered events in Cairo.