Egypt: BBC reporter injured by stray shotgun pellets during clashes

Posted on July 5, 2013 • Filed under: Civil Unrest, Egypt, Expatriates Injured

According to, Jeremy Bowen, the BBC’s Middle East editor, has been wounded while covering the uprisings in Cairo. The veteran reporter was photographed by his colleagues having a bandage tied around his head, with blood on his face. He tweeted after the attack: “Thanks for the messages. I’ve been hit by a couple of shotgun pellets. Am fine and heading out.” Read article

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