Jailed journalist 'dragged from court screaming'

One of the Al-Jazeera journalists jailed for seven years by a court in Egypt was dragged from the court screaming as his family and supporters looked on, Telegraph reporter Louisa Loveluck, who was in court, reports.

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Mohamed Fahmy draggrd from the courtroom cage screaming: "They will pay for this". His fiancée sobs as he leaves. #AJtrial

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Minute's silence held for jailed Al-Jazeera journalists

A minute's silence was held in protest at the sentence of three Al-Jazeera journalists who were each jailed in Cairo on Monday. Meanwhile, newly elected Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said he would not interfere with judicial sentences.