The Canadian Press

2015-08-30 | Fahmy Harper Reaction

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Prime Minister Harper is being pressed to make a phone call to Egypt's president, and ask for the release of Mohamed Fahmy. The Canadian journalist was given a three-year prison sentence yesterday by a Cairo court after he was convicted of what human rights groups say were trumped-up terror-related charges.

Date: 2015-08-30
Placeline: TORONTO.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 31 seconds

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