Journalism under fire

Al Jazeera's Mahmoud Hussein spends 600th day in Egyptian prison

Hussein has been jailed in Cairo without charge since December 2016 after returning from Qatar to visit his family.

Middle East

Al Jazeera's Mahmoud Hussein spends 600th day in Egyptian jail

Qatar-based network demands release of its journalist, who has repeatedly complained of mistreatment in jail.

Egypt

Egypt renews detention for Al Jazeera's Mahmoud Hussein

Journalist has been held in detention in Egypt for 575 days and has yet to be formally charged.

Egypt renews detention for Al Jazeera's Mahmoud Hussein

Journalism under fire

Pleas to release Al Jazeera's Mahmoud Hussein at IPI congress

The International Press Institute celebrates the hard work and resilience of journalists while condemning state and non-state actors targeting members of the media, including Egypt's imprisonment of Mahmoud Hussein.

Egypt

Al Jazeera's Mahmoud Hussein spends 500th day in Egyptian jail

Qatar-based network calls on Egypt to release its journalist, who has spent 500 days in jail without charge.

Al Jazeera's Mahmoud Hussein spends 500th day in Egyptian jail

Reporter's Notebook

Why have you jailed my friend Mahmoud Hussein?

Long-time friend and colleague of Al Jazeera's Mahmoud Hussein writes a letter to the jailed journalist and his jailer.

A letter to Egypt: Why have you jailed my friend Mahmoud Hussein?

Egypt

Egypt renews detention of Al Jazeera's Mahmoud Hussein

Qatar-based network calls on Egypt to release its journalist, who has spent almost 500 days in jail without charge.

Egypt renews detention of Al Jazeera's Mahmoud Hussein

Al Jazeera World

Journalism is Not a Crime: The Story of Mahmoud Hussein

A look at the case of Al Jazeera journalist Mahmoud Hussein and his continued detention without trial in Egypt.

Human Rights

UN: Egypt's detention of Al Jazeera reporter is illegal

OHCHR demands release of Al Jazeera reporter and issues concern over Egypt's 'pattern of arbitrary detention'.

UN: Egypt's imprisonment of Mahmoud Hussein 'arbitrary'

Egypt

Egypt extends journalist's detention for 11th time

Egypt extends Al Jazeera journalist's detention for another 45 days, and he has still not been formally charged.

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Timeline: Al Jazeera's Mahmoud Hussein 400 days in jail

A timeline of events as Al Jazeera journalist Mahmoud Hussein marks 400 days of detention by Egypt.

Egypt

Al Jazeera journalist marks one year in Egyptian prison

Egypt has extended Mahmoud Hussein's detention 10 times in one year, and he has still not been formally charged.

Egypt

Egypt extends Al Jazeera journalist's imprisonment

Mahmoud Hussein's jail term extended by 45 days again as he approaches one year of detention on spurious charges.

Egypt extends Al Jazeera's Mahmoud Hussein's jail term

Egypt

Jailed reporter's daughter: Journalists have failed us

Zahra Hussein, daughter of jailed Al Jazeera journalist, condemns media silence about her father's ongoing detention.

Mahmoud Hussein's daughter: Journalists have failed us

Egypt

Al Jazeera's Mahmoud Hussein: 300 days in prison

Egypt arrested the journalist while he was on holiday in Cairo last December and have held him without charge since.

Al Jazeera's Mahmoud Hussein: 300 days in prison