The legalities and procedures of journalism were questioned at the trial of Al Jazeera journalists in Egypt on Wednesday as business tycoon Naguib Sawiris took the stand to testify in favor of the main defendant, Mohamed Fahmy.
It's possibly the first time that The Rolling Stones, Metallica and U2 have shared the stage with Nick Cave, Depeche Mode and Johnny Rotten. The stage being the Museum of Photography in the Dutch city of The Hague, that is, and if these music legends could climb down from the walls, they would form a line-up with no equivalent in any music festival we know of.
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A Saudi-led coalition will end "Operation Decisive Storm" -- its nearly monthlong bombing campaign in Yemen-- by the end of Tuesday, and a new undertaking called "Operation Restoring Hope" will begin, Saudi state-run TV reported without immediately elaborating.