Greste family start fresh attempt to free son

Jailed Al Jazeera journalist's family hire new lawyers to lodge appeal, and set up website to raise funds for campaign.

Last updated: 07 Jul 2014 08:12
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The family of jailed Al Jazeera journalist, Peter Greste, has launched a new campaign to secure his freedom.

Andrew Greste, Peter's brother, said the family would hire new lawyers to launch an appeal, and have set up a website to take donations from supporters.

Peter Greste, and colleagues Baher Mohamed and Mohamed Fahmy, were jailed in Egypt after a court convicted them of spreading false news, a charge the Doha-based network has dismissed.

Al Jazeera's Florence Looi reports.


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