Media playback is unsupported on your device

Al Jazeera trial: Journalists refused bail on Press Freedom Day

3 May 2014 Last updated at 18:18 BST

Three journalists from the Al-Jazeera network arrested in Cairo have been refused bail following a court appearance.

The men are accused of broadcasting false news and aiding the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood - charges they deny.

Producer Mohamed Fahmy told the court it was ironic that he and his colleagues were back in court on World Press Freedom Day.

Orla Guerin reports.

Copyright © 2015 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.