Qatar's Al Jazeera TV says its Sudan bureau chief has been arrested | Inquirer News

Qatar’s Al Jazeera TV says its Sudan bureau chief has been arrested

/ 01:40 PM November 14, 2021
Al Jazeera

The Al Jazeera Media Network logo is seen inside its headquarters in Doha, Qatar June 8, 2017. REUTERS FILE PHOTO

CAIRO — Qatar’s Al Jazeera TV network said on Twitter on Sunday Sudanese security forces had raided the home of its Khartoum bureau chief, El Musalmi El Kabbashi, and arrested him.

The network did not provide further details.

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