Calls grow for free Egypt media

Pressure is mounting to rid state media of loyalists of Hosni Mubarak, the ousted president.

    Pressure is mounting for Hosni Mubarak's appointees to be removed from Egypt's state media.

    During the recent pro-democracy protests state television broadcast propaganda for the government and now some fear it may not be impartial during the country's transition to democracy.

    Al Jazeera's Andrew Simmons reports from Cairo.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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