Fahmy’s message to Harper: ‘I would not run away from Egypt’

MONTREAL — Canadian journalist Mohamed Fahmy told Global News that the Egyptian judge presiding over his retrial will likely drop the terrorist charges against him — but he now faces a new obstacle.

While he was Cairo bureau chief for Al Jazeera’s English-language network, the station may have operated without proper broadcasting licenses. Fahmy told Global News that he was unaware of this at the time, but nonetheless could be held responsible…

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  • edlancey

    “In between jobs, as a private citizen, he took to the streets of Cairo to protest against the Muslim Brotherhood during the time that the group was in power.”

    So now he has essentially admitted the charges, that he was taking part in a MB protest cum riot.

    • dance…dancetotheradio

      Canadian of convenience.

      • I do not want him back.

        • Justin St.Denis

          Nor do I.

      • Justin St.Denis

        Beyond the shadow of a djinn!