February 20, 2014

Why Egypt Hates Al-Jazeera

Gregg Carlstrom, Foreign Policy

The Associated Press

The network's Cairo-based staff, who stand accused of running a terror cell from a luxury hotel, find themselves caught in the middle of a regional power struggle.

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TAGGED: Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood, Al-Jazeera, Egypt


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