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Police Shoot Members Of TV News Crew With Rubber Bullets

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Police Shoot Members Of TV News Crew With Rubber Bullets

Police Shoot Members Of TV News Crew With Rubber Bullets

A Reuters TV crew was hit by rubber bullets and a photographer’s camera was smashed in Minneapolis on Saturday night.

Attacks against journalists covering civil unrest over the killing of unarmed African American George Floyd are increasing daily.

According to Reuters, cameraman Julio-Cesar Chavez filmed a police officer aiming directly at him.

Police were firing rubber bullets, pepper spray and tear gas to disperse about 500 protesters shortly after the 8 p.m.

Curfew.

As they took cover at a nearby gas station minutes later, Chavez and Reuters security advisor Rodney Seward.


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