02/12/2015 . By TIMEP

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP) welcomes the news that detained journalists Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed will soon be released on bail pending the

08/26/2014 . By Kareem Farid

Offering another glimmer of hope in the otherwise dark saga of the Al Jazeera staff trials in Egypt, on August 21, 2014 lawyers for three of the staff confirmed their

06/23/2014 . By TIMEP

Washington, D.C. – The Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP) strongly condemns the conviction and sentencing today of several journalists—including Canadian-Egyptian Mohamed Fahmy, Egyptian Baher Mohamed, and Australian Peter

02/19/2014 . By TIMEP

On February 19, 2014, international journalists staged a solidarity protest to demonstrate their support for the jailed Al Jazeera English journalists in London’s Trafalgar Square. Protestors in the Square wore

01/24/2014 . By Basil El-Dabh

The past year has been a difficult one for journalism in Egypt. According to the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ), five journalists have been killed, at least 45 have been