Ahmed Mansour

Germany urged to investigate Al-Jazeera journalist arrest

 The German authorities should carry out an investigation into the two-day detention of Al-Jazeera journalist Ahmed Mansour, a global rights watchdog said Wednesday.

Jun 24, 2015, 17:03 PM IST

Arrested Al-Jazeera journalist arrives back in Qatar

 Jailed Al-Jazeera journalist Ahmed Mansour arrived back in Qatar on Tuesday, blaming his controversial two-day detention in Germany on pressure from the Egyptian government.

Jun 24, 2015, 06:07 AM IST

Jazeera's Mansour blames Berlin detention on Egyptian pressure

 Egyptian-born Al-Jazeera journalist Ahmed Mansour today blamed his controversial two-day detention in Germany at Cairo's request on pressure that the "tyrannical regime" had placed on Berlin.

Jun 23, 2015, 23:03 PM IST

Germany frees Al-Jazeera journalist sought by Egypt

 German authorities Monday released Al-Jazeera journalist Ahmed Mansour, two days after detaining him at the request of his native Egypt in a move that sparked outrage from rights groups.

Jun 23, 2015, 01:58 AM IST

Freed Al-Jazeera journalist thanks supporters `around the world`

An Al-Jazeera correspondent released Monday after two days` detention in Berlin on an arrest warrant issued by his native Egypt thanked supporters for the massive attention they drew to his case.

Jun 22, 2015, 21:56 PM IST

Al Jazeera says its journalist to remain in German custody

One of the pan-Arab television network Al Jazeera`s best known journalists, Ahmed Mansour, was remanded in custody by a German judge after being detained at Egypt`s request, the public prosecutor`s office said on Sunday.

Jun 22, 2015, 16:33 PM IST

Al Jazeera journalist says he expects to face judge soon after arrest in Germany

A high-profile Al Jazeera journalist arrested in Berlin at the request of Egypt said he expected to soon face a judge who would decide whether to extradite him, in a case that could embarrass Germany and renew questions about Cairo`s crackdown on dissent.

Jun 21, 2015, 22:06 PM IST

Al-Jazeera reporter still held in Berlin on Egypt warrant

 Al-Jazeera journalist Ahmed Mansour was being held in Berlin police custody Sunday awaiting a judge`s decision on his further detention on an international arrest warrant issued by his native Egypt, authorities said.

Jun 21, 2015, 15:30 PM IST

German police arrest Al Jazeera journalist in Berlin: Lawyer

A leading Al Jazeera journalist was arrested at a Berlin airport on Saturday at the request of Egypt, a lawyer for the Qatar-based satellite network said, a move he described as part of a crackdown by Cairo on the channel.

Jun 20, 2015, 22:54 PM IST

Egypt court sentences two Islamist leaders to 15 years in prison

A court here on Saturday sentenced two Muslim Brotherhood leaders and an Al-Jazeera journalist to 15 years imprisonment for torturing a lawyer during the Egyptian Revolution that led to the ouster of former President Hosni Mubarak in 2011.

Oct 11, 2014, 20:29 PM IST