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Egyptian Government Shuts Down Al Jazeera: Press Credentials Revoked

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Egyptian state TV is now reporting the Al Jazeera news office in Cairo has been shut down and reporters are loosing their press credentials throughout Egypt. Dan Nolan, a Al Jazeera correspondent tweeted the news early this morning. Nolan also said Al Jazeera’s media licenses have been revoked. Al Jazeera just released a statement saying it “strongly denounces and condemns the closure of its bureau in Cairo by the Egyptian government.” The network vows to “continue its strong coverage regardless.”

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