Epistle from Prison: Jailed Al Jazeera reporter writes from Egypt
Published January 28th, 2014 - 14:25 GMT
Now on his fourth week captive, Al Jazeera's Peter Greste writes a second letter from Egypt's Tora Prison, where he is being held without charge; Marlboro Marijuana Cigarettes- fake! How technology affects great writers; and Sisi is coming.
FAIL: Al-Akhbar On Marlboro’s Marijuana Cigarettes
Al-Akhbar posted on Saturday on their English and Arabic website (and apparently on their print copy as well) the fake news about Marlboro introducing Marijuana cigarettes. They have since acknowledged the fake news.
On Monday, the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces (SCAF) announced that Field Marshall Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (also the minister of defense) was free to run for president if his conscience led him to do so.