Australian journalist Peter Greste stands inside court"s cage during the sentencing session at a court, in Cairo, Egypt, 23 June 2014
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Peter Greste: How the al-Jazeera journalist ended up in jail

Al-Jazeera journalist Peter Greste is being deported from Egypt.

The Australian ex-BBC correspondent was arrested alongside Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed in December 2013. They were imprisoned last June on charges including spreading false news.

The three men said they were simply reporting the news.

Richard Galpin takes a look back at how it all began.

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