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Egypt to Begin Retrial for Al Jazeera Journalists

Two Al Jazeera journalists jailed in Egypt since 2013 on charges of supporting the Muslim Brotherhood go on trial again Thursday, after an appeals court last month threw out their original convictions. The retrial in Cairo involves Mohammed Fahmy, who was a dual citizen of Canada and Egypt before giving up his Egyptian citizenship this month, and Egyptian Baher Mohammed. They were arrested along with a third colleague, Australian Peter Greste, who was released on February 1 and sent...

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