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Al-Jazeera Reporter’s Egyptian Prison Memoir Being Made into a Movie

Former 60 Minutes journalist Michael Bronner is developing a feature film based on the upcoming memoir of Canadian-Egyptian former Al-Jazeera reporter Mohamed Fahmy, who spent more than a year in Egypt’s most notorious prison on allegedly false charges.

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Egypt’s Sisi Pardons 100 Prisoners: Al Jazeera Journalists Included

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi pardoned 100 prisoners including three Al Jazeera journalists on Wednesday, a day before he plans to head to the annual United Nations summit of world leaders. Canadian Mohamed Fahmy, Egyptian Baher Mohamed and Australian Peter