Photos: Timeline of #FreeAJStaff

From 29 December 2013 to today, a pictorial timeline of the case of three Al Jazeera journalists locked up in Egypt for doing their job: Peter Greste, Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed. The story is bigger than the selection of images below.

February 2015

"Free Sunshine @CairoMarriott Where it all started with my better half Marwa Omara " till death do us part" #Thankyou" via Mohamed Fadel Fahmy Twitter

“Free Sunshine @CairoMarriott Where it all started with my better half Marwa Omara ” till death do us part” #Thankyou” via Mohamed Fadel Fahmy Twitter

"Family reunion after 411 days @Bahrooz" via Abdullah Elshamy Twitter

“Family reunion after 411 days @Bahrooz” via Abdullah Elshamy Twitter

The moment Fahmy's fiancé found heard bail verdict via Daniele Hamamdjian Twitter

The moment Fahmy’s fiancé found heard bail verdict via Daniele Hamamdjian Twitter

Mohamed Fahmy, a Canadian journalist of Al-Jazeera English, holds up an Egyptian flag after a retrial at a courthouse near Tora prison in Cairo, Egypt, Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015. An Egyptian judge ordered Fahmy and another Al-Jazeera English journalist, Baher Mohammed, released on bail Thursday as their retrial on terror-related charges continues. Associated Press (12 February 2015)

Mohamed Fahmy, a Canadian journalist of Al-Jazeera English, holds up an Egyptian flag after a retrial at a courthouse near Tora prison in Cairo, Egypt, Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015. An Egyptian judge ordered Fahmy and another Al-Jazeera English journalist, Baher Mohammed, released on bail Thursday as their retrial on terror-related charges continues.
Associated Press (12 February 2015)

"Wife of egyptian AJproducer Baher Mohammed hoping that her husband is going to be released today #AJretrial #AJtrial" via Elisabeth Lehmann Twitter

“Wife of egyptian AJproducer Baher Mohammed hoping that her husband is going to be released today #AJretrial #AJtrial” via Elisabeth Lehmann Twitter

"Sand, surf, family and freedom. Feels great to bat for myself for once! #journalismisnotacrime"(Via Peter Greste Twitter)

“Sand, surf, family and freedom. Feels great to bat for myself for once! #journalismisnotacrime”(Via Peter Greste Twitter)

Peter Greste holds niece Sophie after press conference in Brisbane, Australia. (Dan Peled/EPA)

Peter Greste holds niece Sophie after press conference in Brisbane, Australia. (Dan Peled/EPA)

Peter Greste smiles at his father at a press conference in Brisbane (Giulio Saggin/ABC Australia)

Peter Greste smiles at his father at a press conference in Brisbane (Giulio Saggin/ABC Australia)

A massive media scrum surrounds freed journalist Peter Greste at his Brisbane press conference on February (Via Sunshine Coast Daily)

A massive media scrum surrounds freed journalist Peter Greste at his Brisbane press conference on February (Via Sunshine Coast Daily)

A beaming Peter Greste, home in Australia, at Brisbane airport on 5 February (Dave Hunt/AAP)

A beaming Peter Greste, home in Australia, at Brisbane airport on 5 February (Dave Hunt/AAP)

Peter Greste embraces a friend upon his arrival at Brisbane airport (P.Hamilton/Getty)

Peter Greste embraces a friend upon his arrival at Brisbane airport (P.Hamilton/Getty)

Peter Greste is kissed by parents Lois & Juris at Brisbane airport (P.Hamilton/AFP/Getty)

Peter Greste is kissed by parents Lois & Juris at Brisbane airport (P.Hamilton/AFP/Getty)

Peter Greste arrives at Brisbane International Airport (AAP)

Peter Greste arrives at Brisbane International Airport (AAP)

"Free in Cyprus! Feels sweet. Peter back online for first time in 400+ days. Special thanks to Mike 4 nursing twitter" (Via Peter Greste Twitter)

“Free in Cyprus! Feels sweet. Peter back online for first time in 400+ days. Special thanks to Mike 4 nursing twitter” (Via Peter Greste Twitter)

"This is Mike who has been running Peter's twitter account since his arrest. A truly massive thankyou to everyone who joined the campaign... Your contribution has been immense.  I now gladly pass over the reins to @PeterGreste  Freedom in Cypress!! " (Via Peter Greste Twitter)

“This is Mike who has been running Peter’s twitter account since his arrest. A truly massive thankyou to everyone who joined the campaign… Your contribution has been immense. I now gladly pass over the reins to @PeterGreste Freedom in Cypress!! ” (Via Peter Greste Twitter)

Parents of Peter Greste and his brother Andrew pose with a poster of him after speaking at a press conference in Brisbane today (Tertius Pickard/CP)

Parents of Peter Greste and his brother Andrew pose with a poster of him after speaking at a press conference in Brisbane today (Tertius Pickard/CP)

Peter's Greste's brother Andrew (centre), mother and father said his excitement was tempered (EPA via Al Jazeera website)

Peter’s Greste’s brother Andrew (centre), mother and father said his excitement was tempered (EPA via Al Jazeera website)

Juris, left, and Lois Greste, parents of Australian journalist Peter Greste, and his brother Andrew, centre, arrive at a press conference in Brisbane, Australia, Monday, Feb. 2, 2015. Peter Greste, a reporter for Al-Jazeera English was released from an Egyptian prison and deported Sunday after more than a year behind bars. (AP Photo/Tertius Pickard)

Juris, left, and Lois Greste, parents of Australian journalist Peter Greste, and his brother Andrew, centre, arrive at a press conference in Brisbane, Australia, Monday, Feb. 2, 2015. Peter Greste, a reporter for Al-Jazeera English was released from an Egyptian prison and deported Sunday after more than a year behind bars. (AP Photo/Tertius Pickard)

Geoffrey Robertson speaks on Al Jazeera about the journalists' on their 400th day in prison.

Geoffrey Robertson speaks on Al Jazeera about the journalists’ on their 400th day in prison.

January 2015

Peter Greste's family - Juris, Lois and Andrew 30 January 2015 (Via ABC Australia)

Peter Greste’s family – Juris, Lois and Andrew 30 January 2015 (Via ABC Australia)

Peter Greste's family speaking to journos after AJ Trial Appeal accepted but no bail (via @waol)

Peter Greste’s family speaking to journos after AJ Trial Appeal accepted but no bail (via @waol)

December 2014

Al Jazeera HQ studio (Via @RahulRadhakris Twitter)

Al Jazeera HQ studio (Via @RahulRadhakris Twitter)

29 December: Family of jailed Australian journalist Peter Greste -- Mike and Andrew (L-R) hopeful for an early release. (Via @9NewsBrisbane Twitter)

29 December: Family of jailed Australian journalist Peter Greste — Mike and Andrew (L-R) hopeful for an early release. (Via @9NewsBrisbane Twitter)

22 December: @artisthego creates mural on MEAA building to bring further attention to the plight of Peter Greste (Via @mediaalliance Twitter)

22 December: @artisthego creates mural on MEAA building to bring further attention to the plight of Peter Greste (Via @mediaalliance Twitter)

4 December: Andrew Greste  proudly shows off his brother’s Walkley Award (Image via freepetergreste.org)

4 December: Andrew Greste proudly shows off his brother’s Walkleys Award for Outstanding Contribution to Journalism (Image via freepetergreste.org)

4 April: Standing ovation for Peter Greste at the Walkleys Awards (Via ‏@_rachelhayter Twitter)

4 April: Standing ovation for Peter Greste at the Walkleys Awards (Via ‏@_rachelhayter Twitter)

 November

In the Australian Magazine: Lois & Juris Greste continue counting days in hell for them & Peter Greste. (Photo: Amy Feldtmann v/Twitter)

In the Australian Magazine: Lois & Juris Greste continue counting days in hell for them & Peter Greste. (Photo: Amy Feldtmann v/Twitter)

15 November: Lives on hold. Lois and Juris Greste, parents of jailed journalist Peter Greste. (Photo: Eddie Safarik/The Australian)

15 November: Lives on hold. Lois and Juris Greste, parents of jailed journalist Peter Greste. (Photo: Eddie Safarik/The Australian)

12 November: Australian Human Rights Commission President Gillian Triggs at an Al Jazeera event in Sydney on press freedom with Peter Greste's parents and Al Jazeera English MD Al Anstey.

12 November: Australian Human Rights Commission President Gillian Triggs at an Al Jazeera event in Sydney on press freedom with Peter Greste’s parents and Al Jazeera English MD Al Anstey (Via Aus Human Rights Twitter)

12 Nov: Jon Snow C4 leading the charge for #FreeAJStaff at Amnesty Awards (Via Amnesty UK Twitter)

12 Nov: Jon Snow C4 leading the charge for #FreeAJStaff at Amnesty Awards (Via Amnesty UK Twitter)

12 November: Most memorable line at Amnesty's media awards - Peter Greste's brother: "I'm just a cotton farmer...". #FreeAJStaff kristyan benedict (Via @KreaseChan Twitter)

12 November: Most memorable line at Amnesty’s media awards – Peter Greste’s brother: “I’m just a cotton farmer…”. #FreeAJStaff kristyan benedict (Via @KreaseChan Twitter)

October

25 October: 300 days is so long that when this started a different guy spoke for POTUS; different guy UK Foreign Sec. #FreeAJStaff (@AmyFeldtmann Twitter)

25 October: 300 days is so long that when this started a different guy spoke for POTUS; different guy UK Foreign Sec. #FreeAJStaff (@AmyFeldtmann Twitter)

1 October: Seb Walker dedicates Emmy to journalists imprisoned in Egypt (Via @AzmatZahra Twitter)

1 October: Seb Walker dedicates Emmy to journalists imprisoned in Egypt (Via @AzmatZahra Twitter)

1 Oct: BBC wins Emmy for Central African story. Andrew Harding pays tribute to Peter Greste (Via @joecsphua Twitter)

1 Oct: BBC wins Emmy for Central African story. Andrew Harding pays tribute to Peter Greste (Via @joecsphua Twitter)

September

26 September: In Egypt meeting Obama pressed Sisi on human rights & specifically on freeing detained journalists #FreeAJStaff  (Via  Jon Williams Twitter)

26 September: In Egypt meeting Obama pressed Sisi on human rights & specifically on freeing detained journalists #FreeAJStaff (Via Jon Williams Twitter)

24 September: Concerned Lois and Juris Greste with their birthday present made by jailed son Peter. (Photo: Robert Shakespeare; Fairfax)

24 September: Concerned Lois and Juris Greste with their birthday present made by jailed son Peter. (Photo: Robert Shakespeare; Fairfax)

26 September: Back cover of the New York Times (Via @abdallahelshamy Twitter)

26 September: Back cover of the New York Times (Via @abdallahelshamy Twitter)

10 September: Parents of Peter Greste speak with Australian PM Abbott during Press Club's 50th anniversary dinner (@ellinghausen/Fairfax)

10 September: Parents of Peter Greste speak with Australian PM Abbott during Press Club’s 50th anniversary dinner (@ellinghausen/Fairfax)

5 September: Guardian newsroom protests 250 days of Egypt jail for @AJEnglish journalists. Time to #FreeAJStaff (Via ‏@arusbridgerTwitter)

5 September: Guardian newsroom protests 250 days of Egypt jail for @AJEnglish journalists. Time to #FreeAJStaff (Via ‏@arusbridgerTwitter)

August

Daughter of Baher, Fayrouz, says hi to her new brother Haroun born while his father is in prison. (Via @assemhazem Twitter)

Daughter of Baher, Fayrouz, says hi to her new brother Haroun born while his father is in prison. (Via @assemhazem Twitter)

21 August: At a fundraising concert "The dynamic duo @Lasry08 and Libbi Gorr steal the stage after Ella Hooper at Support @PeterGreste!  #FreeAJStaff" (Via ‏@SupportGreste Twitter)

21 August: At a fundraising concert in Melbourne “The dynamic duo @Lasry08 and Libbi Gorr steal the stage after Ella Hooper at Support @PeterGreste! #FreeAJStaff” (Via ‏@SupportGreste Twitter)

7 August: U.S. President Obama says the Al Jazeera journalists should be released (Via Al Jazeera video)

7 August: U.S. President Obama, at the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit in Washington, says the Al Jazeera journalists should be released (Via Al Jazeera video)

July

In Melbourne, Australia: Melb Press Club president speaks to media on PeterGreste and #FreeAJStaff  (v/@AmyFeldtmann Twitter)

In Melbourne, Australia: Melb Press Club president speaks to media on PeterGreste and #FreeAJStaff (v/@AmyFeldtmann Twitter)

 June

DATE: BBC staff, and colleagues from other news organisations, in silent protest for #FreeAJStaff; London (Getty)

24 June: BBC staff, and colleagues from other news organisations, in silent protest for #FreeAJStaff; London (Getty)

24 June: Al Jazeera English HQ staff stand in silence for one minute on-air, in solidarity with jailed colleagues; Doha.

24 June: Al Jazeera English HQ staff stand in silence for one minute on-air, in solidarity with jailed colleagues; Doha.

24 June: Juris Greste displays a picture of his son, jailed Australian Al Jazeera journalist Peter Greste, next to his wife Lois during a press conference in Brisbane (Photo: Patrick Hamilton/AFP)

24 June: Juris Greste displays a picture of his son, jailed Australian Al Jazeera journalist Peter Greste, next to his wife Lois during a press conference in Brisbane (Photo: Patrick Hamilton/AFP)

DATE: Lois & Juris Greste at media conference about son Peter Greste's sentence; Brisbane. (AFP)

24 June: Lois & Juris Greste at media conference about son Peter Greste’s sentence; Brisbane. (AFP)

24 June: Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott addresses the media during a doorstop interview. "We're obviously shocked, dismayed, really bewildered by the decision of the court in Egypt," he told reporters at Parliament.  (Photo: Alex Ellinghausen/Fairfax)

24 June: Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott addresses the media during a doorstop interview. “We’re obviously shocked, dismayed, really bewildered by the decision of the court in Egypt,” he told reporters at Parliament. (Photo: Alex Ellinghausen/Fairfax)

23 June: Channel 4 News 'silences' its website. (Via @Channel4News Twitter)

23 June: UK’s Channel 4 News ‘silences’ its website. (Via @Channel4News Twitter)

23 June: Australian Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop comments on the Peter Greste. (Photo: Alex Ellinghausen/Fairfax)

23 June: Australian Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop comments on the Peter Greste. (Photo: Alex Ellinghausen/Fairfax)

23 June: Australian Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop comments on the Peter Greste sentence. (Photo: Alex Ellinghausen/Fairfax)

23 June: Australian Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop comments on the Peter Greste sentence. (Photo: Alex Ellinghausen/Fairfax)

Australian Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull listens as Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop comments on the Peter Greste sentence on Monday evening. (Photo: Alex Ellinghausen/Fairfax)

23 June: Australian Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull listens as Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop comments on the Peter Greste sentence on Monday evening. (Photo: Alex Ellinghausen/Fairfax)

23 June: Adel Fahmy, brother of Mohamed Fahmy, left, Wafa Bassiouni, mother of Mohamed Fahmy, second left, and his fiance, third left, watch proceedings in a courtroom in Cairo, on Monday. (AP Photo)

23 June: Adel Fahmy, brother of Mohamed Fahmy, left, Wafa Bassiouni, mother of Mohamed Fahmy, second left, and his fiance, third left, watch proceedings in a courtroom in Cairo, on Monday. (AP Photo)

Peter Greste, Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed listen to court ruling; Cairo (A. Waguih/Reuters)

23 June: Peter Greste, Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed listen to court ruling; Cairo (A. Waguih/Reuters)

23 June: Australia's ambassador to Egypt Ralph King (right) and Andrew (centre), the brother of journalist Peter Greste, attend Peter Greste's sentencing in Cairo (Khaled Desouki/AFP)

23 June: Australia’s ambassador to Egypt Ralph King (right) and Andrew (centre), the brother of journalist Peter Greste, attend Peter Greste’s sentencing in Cairo (Khaled Desouki/AFP)

The courtroom packed with journalists, diplomats and family members waiting for verdict. (Image via @sharifkouddous Twitter)

23 June: The courtroom packed with journalists, diplomats and family members waiting for verdict. (Image via @sharifkouddous Twitter)

23 June: CNN's Ian Lee files a story for Al Jazeera on the trial while Al Jazeera is banned from Egypt (Via Al Jazeera English YouTube)

23 June: CNN’s Ian Lee files a story for Al Jazeera on the trial while Al Jazeera is banned from Egypt (Via Al Jazeera English YouTube)

Back page of the New York Times, ahead of #AJtrial verdict (v/@evanchill & @jamietarabay Twitter)

Back page of the New York Times, ahead of #AJtrial verdict (v/@evanchill & @jamietarabay Twitter)

Court appearance 11: Journalists (L-R) Peter Greste, Mohammed Fahmy, Baher Mohamed. (Reuters)

Court appearance 11: Journalists (L-R) Peter Greste, Mohammed Fahmy, Baher Mohamed. (Reuters)

19 June: Freed ... Egyptian Al-Jazeera journalist Abdullah Elshamy is released from detention due to poor health, after five months on a hunger strike. (Picture: AFP)

19 June: Freed … Egyptian Al-Jazeera journalist Abdullah Elshamy is released from detention due to poor health, after five months on a hunger strike. (Picture: AFP)

1 June: Peter Greste during the Al Jazeera trial (Photo: Khaled Desouki v/Fairfax) #FreeAJStaff

1 June: Peter Greste during the Al Jazeera trial (Photo: Khaled Desouki v/Fairfax) #FreeAJStaff

 May

5 May: Mohamed Fahmy explaining to judge what the job of producer means (Via @OrlaGuerin Twitter)

5 May: Mohamed Fahmy explaining to judge what the job of producer means (Via @OrlaGuerin Twitter)

April

BBC staff demonstrate outside London HQ marking 100 days since arrest the three Al Jazeera journalists (PA)

BBC staff demonstrate outside London HQ marking 100 days since arrest the three Al Jazeera journalists (PA)

1 April: Lois and Juris Greste, parents of jailed Australian Al-Jazeera journalist Peter Greste, pose for a photo in Brisbane. (Photo: Nic MacBean/ABC Australia)

1 April: Lois and Juris Greste, parents of jailed Australian Al-Jazeera journalist Peter Greste, pose for a photo in Brisbane. (Photo: Nic MacBean/ABC Australia)

 March

31 March: Canadian-Egyptian journalist Mohamed Fahmy, right, the Cairo bureau chief for Al-Jazeera English, and cameraman Baher Mohamed at their trial in Cairo. (Photo: Amina Ismail/MCT)

31 March: Canadian-Egyptian journalist Mohamed Fahmy, right, the Cairo bureau chief for Al-Jazeera English, and cameraman Baher Mohamed at their trial in Cairo. (Photo: Amina Ismail/MCT)

24 March: Support from Nepalese journalists and law students (@AFP)

24 March: Support from Nepalese journalists and law students (@AFP)

#AJtrial – pic of @PeterGreste @Repent11 & co in the courtroom cage (Via @PatrickKingsley Twitter)

#AJtrial – pic of @PeterGreste @Repent11 & co in the courtroom cage (Via @PatrickKingsley Twitter)

Journalist Peter Greste and colleagues in defendants' cage during trial in Cairo (K.Desouki/AFP)

Journalist Peter Greste and colleagues in defendants’ cage during trial in Cairo (K.Desouki/AFP)

9 March: CNN’s Sara Sidner tells CNN's Brian Stelter about how she has stepped in to file reports on Al Jazeera while their reporters have been barred from working in Egypt.

9 March: CNN’s Sara Sidner tells CNN’s Brian Stelter about how she has stepped in to file reports on Al Jazeera while their reporters have been barred from working in Egypt.

5 March: Journalists protest in Cairo. Arabic reads "Freedom to journalists, we are not criminals" (AP)

5 March: Journalists protest in Cairo. Arabic reads “Freedom to journalists, we are not criminals” (AP)

February

28 February: Al Jazeera English Doha HQ stops in solidarity with jailed colleagues in #Egypt (v/@KamahlAJE) #FreeAJStaff

28 February: Al Jazeera English Doha HQ stops in solidarity with jailed colleagues in #Egypt (v/@KamahlAJE) #FreeAJStaff

28 February: Lois and Juris Greste at a press conference in Brisbane (AAP)

28 February: Lois and Juris Greste at a press conference in Brisbane (AAP)

Channel 10's Hugh Riminton & Sandra Sully at rally in Martin Place, Sydney (Demotix)

Channel 10’s Hugh Riminton & Sandra Sully at rally in Martin Place, Sydney (Demotix)

In New York City’s Times Square (v/@ajam)

In New York City’s Times Square (v/@ajam)

Australia's Sydney Morning Herald stops in solidarity with Peter Greste before his trial (v/@strom_m Twitter)

Australia’s Sydney Morning Herald stops in solidarity with Peter Greste before his trial (v/@strom_m Twitter)

Direct letter appeal from Peter Greste's parents to Egypt's President about his detention P1 (Via @KJBar Twitter)

Direct letter appeal from Peter Greste’s parents to Egypt’s President about his detention P1 (Via @KJBar Twitter)

Letter from Peter Greste's parents to Egypt's President.. includes offer to take his place P2. #FreeAJStaff (Via @KJBar Twitter)

Letter from Peter Greste’s parents to Egypt’s President.. includes offer to take his place P2. #FreeAJStaff (Via @KJBar Twitter)

Australia supports #FreeAJStaff.

Australia supports #FreeAJStaff.

 'From NSW farm to Cairo. @DatelineSBS follows @petergreste brother Andrew http://bit.ly/DatelineSBS  ' #FreeAJStaff

‘From NSW farm to Cairo. @DatelineSBS follows @petergreste brother Andrew http://bit.ly/DatelineSBS ‘ #FreeAJStaff

@DatelineSBS tonight: Andrew Greste's in Cairo fighting for release of his brother. (v/@BrettMasonNews Twitter)

@DatelineSBS tonight: Andrew Greste’s in Cairo fighting for release of his brother. (v/@BrettMasonNews Twitter)

Andrew Greste outside court in Cairo for #AJE trial @PeterGreste (Via @haydencooper Twitter)

Andrew Greste outside court in Cairo for #AJE trial @PeterGreste (Via @haydencooper Twitter)

And from Australia: journalists from @theage, AFR, BRW say #FreeAJStaff  (v/@gcmccoll/@KamahlAJE Twitter)

From Australia: journalists from @theage, AFR, BRW say #FreeAJStaff (v/@gcmccoll/@KamahlAJE Twitter)

CNN's Amanpour holds up #FreeAJStaff sign on-air (v/@OsamaSaeed)

CNN’s Amanpour holds up #FreeAJStaff sign on-air (v/@OsamaSaeed)

Journalists around the world unite for release of journalists arrested in Egypt  (v/@_amroali Twitter)

Journalists around the world unite for release of journalists arrested in Egypt (v/@_amroali Twitter)

January 2014

21 January: Lois and Juris Greste, the parents of jailed Al Jazeera journalist Peter Greste, called a press conference in Brisbane today to join global efforts calling for the release of their son and his colleagues. (Photo: Tim Marsden/News Limited)

21 January: Lois and Juris Greste, the parents of jailed Al Jazeera journalist Peter Greste, called a press conference in Brisbane today to join global efforts calling for the release of their son and his colleagues. (Photo: Tim Marsden/News Limited)

 December 2013

December 30 FreeAJStaff

It begins.

29 December 2013: Fahmy and Greste being filmed and questioned by Egyptian authorities at the Marriott Hotel, Cairo (Image v/@Al Jazeera)

29 December 2013: Fahmy and Greste being filmed and questioned by Egyptian authorities at the Marriott Hotel, Cairo (Image v/@Al Jazeera)

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