Al-Jazeera Egypt Raided by Security Forces

Variety Staff

Al Jazeera’s Cairo offices were raided by security forces on Wednesday hours after the army overthrew Islamist President Mohamed Mursi.

“Reports from our correspondents say this happened during a live broadcast when security forces stormed the building and arrested the presenter, guests and producers,” the network said in a statement.

The following video, originally highlighted by @efleischer, shows the moment it happened.


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