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BBC wants security review after cameraman attacked at Trump rally

BBC wants security review after cameraman attacked at Trump rallyThe BBC asked the White House to review security arrangements Tuesday after a BBC cameraman was assaulted at a rally in Texas with President Donald Trump. British Broadcasting Corporation cameraman Ron Skeans was attacked by a Trump supporter yelling anti-media slogans during the US president’s rally in El Paso late Monday. As he does at most rallies, Trump had repeatedly encouraged the crowd to boo at the journalists covering the event, accusing them of “fake” coverage.



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Trump supporter 'violently attacks' BBC cameraman at rally after US president whips up anger over media

Trump supporter 'violently attacks' BBC cameraman at rally after US president whips up anger over mediaA Trump supporter launched an “incredibly violent attack” on a BBC cameraman at a Texas rally in which the US president repeatedly whipped up the crowd’s anger over supposed media bias. The BBC’s Washington correspondent Gary O’Donoghue, who is blind, said his colleague Ron Skeans had been filming Donald Trump’s campaign-style rally in El Paso on Monday evening when the incident occurred. “It was an incredibly violent attack.



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UK foreign secretary condemns attack on BBC cameraman at Trump rally

UK foreign secretary condemns attack on BBC cameraman at Trump rallyBritish Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt on Tuesday condemned an attack on a BBC cameraman by a supporter of U.S. President Donald Trump at a campaign rally in El Paso, Texas. Asked on Tuesday by Sky News whether it was acceptable for Trump to whip up his fans to the point that a cameraman was attacked, Hunt said: “It is never acceptable when journalists and cameramen are attacked just for doing their job.” Wearing a “Make America Great Again” cap, a man was seen shoving BBC cameraman Ron Skeans before being pulled away on Monday, according to a BBC video. Trump has frequently attacked the news media for what he views as unfair coverage, decrying some outlets as peddlers of “fake news” and “enemy of the people.” News outlets have pushed back, with New York Times publisher A.G. Sulzberger joining others in saying that Trump’s language has increased the prospect of journalists facing violence, both in the United States and abroad.



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Megyn Kelly's cameraman accidentally stepped on screen and yelled a curse word

Megyn Kelly's cameraman accidentally stepped on screen and yelled a curse wordAnother day, another controversy on "Megyn Kelly Today."



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