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U.S. accuses Syria of stalling on chemical arms handover

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Rights groups condemn Egypt over Jazeera crew trial

An employee of Al-Jazeera talks on the phone at the pan-Arab television channel's bureau in Cairo on January 30, 2011Global rights groups have strongly condemned Egypt's decision to try journalists working for Qatari-owned Al-Jazeera television, which Cairo accuses of backing the Muslim Brotherhood ousted from power by the military in July. Doha-based Al-Jazeera, which has angered the new authorities for its coverage of a deadly crackdown on the Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi, says the charges are "silly and not based on any reality". Prosecutors say they have referred to trial 20 of the network's journalists, accusing them of portraying Egypt as being in a state of "civil war" and "airing false news".