Al Jazeera

Qatar ‘offered $880m secret payments to Fifa’
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Qatar ‘offered $880m secret payments to Fifa’

Fresh allegations of corruption surrounding the Gulf state’s 2022 World Cup bid emerge
11 Mar 2019
Snapchat blocks Al Jazeera at Saudi government's request
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Snapchat blocks Al Jazeera at Saudi government's request

Social media app caught in diplomatic dispute between Saudi Arabia and Qatar
19 Sep 2017
Israel announces plans to close Al Jazeera offices
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Israel announces plans to close Al Jazeera offices

Communications minister accuses network of supporting terrorism and says 'democracy has limits'
7 Aug 2017
Al Jazeera: Free speech or a voice for extremists?
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Al Jazeera: Free speech or a voice for extremists?

Saudi Arabia wants the Qatari-funded news agency closed, but critics say they are simply trying to silence an opponent
4 Jul 2017
SPY CABLES: Five things the leak has revealed
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SPY CABLES: Five things the leak has revealed

Leaked documents from Al Jazeera reveal unprecedented look into the world of international espionage
24 Feb 2015
Egypt: Al Jazeera journalists released from prison
 Al-Jazeera English journalist Egyptian-Canadian Mohamed Fahmy adresses the judge at the courtroom in Cairo
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Egypt: Al Jazeera journalists released from prison

Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed freed on bail after spending more than a year in Egyptian jail
13 Feb 2015
Peter Greste: why Al-Jazeera journalist was freed in Egypt
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Peter Greste: why Al-Jazeera journalist was freed in Egypt

Australian correspondent says he will now fight to win the release of his two colleagues from jail
2 Feb 2015

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CIA torture report: how did the Middle Eastern press react?
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CIA torture report: how did the Middle Eastern press react?

It provoked soul-searching in Britain and the US, but many Arabic news sources ignored the report
10 Dec 2014
Gaza: Al Jazeera blames Israel as bureau comes under fire
Smoke billows from Gaza City following Israeli military shelling
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Gaza: Al Jazeera blames Israel as bureau comes under fire

Al Jazeera says Israel was behind 'targeted shots' but IDF denies responsibility
23 Jul 2014
EGYPT: Al Jazeera journalists sentenced
Journalists Peter Greste, Mohamed Fadel Fahmy, and Egyptian Baher Mohamed listen to the court's verdict
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EGYPT: Al Jazeera journalists sentenced

Three reporters found guilty of supporting the Muslim Brotherhood and spreading false news
23 Jun 2014
Egypt: journalists in court on 'absurd' terrorism charges
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Egypt: journalists in court on 'absurd' terrorism charges

Al Jazeera accused of being a 'mouthpiece of Islamists' as terrorism trial gets underway
20 Feb 2014
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