Twitter member lash out at a verdict by an Egyptian court that sentenced Al Jazeera Journalists to 7-10 years in jail.
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Internet users have flocked microblogging site Twitter in huge numbers, lashing out at the verdict by an Egyptian court which pronounced three journalists from Al-Jazeera English as guilty of aiding blacklisted group Muslim Brotherhood and reporting false news.

The verdict, delivered by a judge in Cairo on Monday, found Peter Greste, Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed who have been working for the Qatar-based news channel in Egypt, guilty of the charges.

Two of the three journalists were sentenced to seven years in jail, while the third was sentenced to 10 years.

Here are a few strong messages on Twitter against the verdict.

'Utter Shock, Disgrace'

'Journalism is Not a Crime'