Egypt: AFEX Welcomes Release of Journalist Mahmoud Hussein

    The African Freedom of Expression Exchange (AFEX), welcomes the release of Al Jazeera journalist, Mahmoud Hussein, who was held in preventive detention since December 23, 2016, in Cairo, Egypt. Hussein worked with the Doha-based Al Jazeera, an international media network, and was arrested on December 20, 2016, when he returned to Egypt after a family vacation. Upon his arrest, he... Read More