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24/06 17:00 CET

Abdel Fattah al-Sisi refuses calls for clemency over jailed Al Jazeera journalists

Abdel Fattah al-Sisi refuses calls for clemency over jailed Al Jazeera journalists

"We will not interfere in judicial rulings" proclaimed Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi amid international outcry over the lengthy prison sentences handed to three Al Jazeera journalists. They were each jailed for seven years for aiding the now-outlawed Muslim…