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Sissi: Court Rulings Should Not be Criticized

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi says he will not interfere with judicial verdicts, a day after a Cairo court sentenced three Al-Jazeera journalists to seven years in prison on charges of supporting the banned Muslim Brotherhood and spreading false news. Sissi said Tuesday during a televised speech that rulings should be respected and not criticized.   The seven-year sentences announced Monday for Peter Greste, Egyptian-Canadian Mohamed Fahmy and Egyptian Baher Mohamed drew...

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