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Alerts   |   Egypt

Journalists injured, harassed covering protests in Egypt

A police officer stands guard at protests in central Cairo, April 15, 2016 (Reuters/Amr Abdallah)

New York, April 15, 2016 -- Egyptian police should cease harassing journalists and ensure they can do their jobs safely, including at demonstrations, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

Alerts   |   Egypt

Press threatened and detained as Egypt marks uprising anniversary

New York, January 26, 2015--The Committee to Protect Journalists is alarmed by the harassment and detention of journalists in Egypt on Sunday during mass demonstrations to mark the fourth anniversary of the uprising that ousted President Hosni Mubarak in 2011.

Alerts   |   Egypt

Al-Jazeera raided, journalists assaulted in Egypt

An Egyptian citizen walks near fires in Cairo's Ramses square. Clashes between police and supporters of ousted President Mohamed Morsi have broken out across the country. (AFP/Khaled Kamel)

New York, August 16, 2013--Security forces raided and shut down the Cairo offices of Al-Jazeera Arabic following violent clashes that have swept the country, according to news reports. Multiple local and international journalists have also reported being attacked by security forces and protesters.

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