Egypt's president wishes Al Jazeera journalists had not been tried (11)

The Globe and Mail 2014.07.07 05:51
ALI ABDELATY CAIRO - Reuters Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has made his first sympathetic remarks about three imprisoned Al Jazeera journalists, including Canadian Mohamed Fahmy, telling local journalists he wished they had been deported and not put on trial. An Egyptian court last month handed down prison sentences of seven to 10 years to Mr.
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