The Arabic TV station is barred from Kuwait after broadcasting footage of a meeting protesting about a government crackdown.
All offices in Kuwait have been shut down. The station broadcast news of an opposition National Assembly member in defiance of government warnings.
Al-Jareeza said that they have been accused of meddling with the country’s current affairs.
The BBC, ITN, Sky, ABC News, NBC News and Reuters have signed an open letter to the Egyptian authorities concerning foreign correspondent Peter Greste and two more Al Jazeera journalists. Since 29 December last year the foreign correspondent Peter Greste… Read more
On December 29, 2013, Three Al Jazeera journalists – Peter Greste, Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed – were detained in Egypt, and their colleague Abdullah Elshamy has languished in prison without charge for six months. On January 29, 2014, the… Read more
Al Jazeera America will launch on Tuesday 20th August 2013. The US based news channel will provide both domestic news and international news for American audiences. The new channel will be based in New York City. In addition to the… Read more