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Egypt Releases Al Jazeera Reporter

An Al Jazeera Arabic reporter was released from an Egyptian prison Tuesday, 10 months after being arrested and held without charge in a case that prompted serious criticism of Egypt’s military-led government. The Qatar-based satellite channel said Abdullah Elshamy was transferred to a Cairo police station after being set free from the notorious, high-security Scorpion prison.   Egypt's prosecutor general on Monday had ordered his release, citing “health conditions.” The...

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