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6. CPJ: Journalists under physical assault in Egypt
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  -***** EGYPT Live Blog ***** Al Jazeera English: Live Stream Feb. 3 ***** L. Coyote  Feb-02-11 05:01 PM   #0 
  - Rash of tweets urging reporters to get out of their hotel rooms,  EFerrari   Feb-02-11 05:08 PM   #1 
  - Stable Alternative Al Jazeera English Live Stream  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 08:15 AM   #92 
  - LIVE feed shows a palm tree in flames, lighting the night.  L. Coyote   Feb-02-11 05:12 PM   #2 
  - Internet back -- support the proDemocracy and Murarak gone ASAP tide. nt  PufPuf23   Feb-02-11 05:45 PM   #13 
  - Link to the new blog --->  Turborama   Feb-02-11 05:13 PM   #3 
  - 1:01 am Pro-Mubarak supporters retreat to an overpass  L. Coyote   Feb-02-11 05:16 PM   #5 
  - Roku also has it on newscasters. n/t  Bonhomme Richard   Feb-02-11 05:16 PM   #4 
  - CPJ: Journalists under physical assault in Egypt  EFerrari   Feb-02-11 05:21 PM   #6 
  - Photo from Jamal Dajani of kidnapping of Google manager by security forces.  EFerrari   Feb-02-11 05:27 PM   #7 
  - Internet was restored in Egypt throughout country all at once, unclear why,  L. Coyote   Feb-02-11 05:30 PM   #8 
  - Thanks go to Google and Twitter for that who found a way  sabrina 1   Feb-02-11 06:23 PM   #22 
  - When has Medea Benjamin shown any solidarity with the Egyptian people before?  oberliner   Feb-02-11 05:32 PM   #9 
  - Thank you for your concern.  EFerrari   Feb-02-11 05:38 PM   #11 
  - No concern - just annoyance  oberliner   Feb-02-11 05:41 PM   #12 
     - GRITtv: Medea Benjamin: Gaza March Opening for Egypt  EFerrari   Feb-02-11 05:55 PM   #14 
        - Excerpt of letter signed by Medea Benjamin kissing "President Mubarak's" rear end  oberliner   Feb-02-11 05:58 PM   #15 
           - Code Pink negotiated with the first lady for passage through Egypt  EFerrari   Feb-02-11 06:12 PM   #18 
              - More hypocricy from Medea Benjamin  oberliner   Feb-02-11 06:18 PM   #20 
                 - Medea now has skin in the game. You?  EFerrari   Feb-02-11 06:50 PM   #23 
                 - Ok fair enough  oberliner   Feb-02-11 07:59 PM   #36 
                 - They were being held hostage in Egypt on the way to Gaza. What the hell did you expect her to do?  readmoreoften   Feb-02-11 11:11 PM   #72 
                 - In response to your last statement: she's active now!  snappyturtle   Feb-02-11 11:19 PM   #74 
  - she's been pretty busy, you know.  snot   Feb-03-11 10:05 AM   #121 
  - Building on fire due to petro bombs lighting palm tree, truck burning  L. Coyote   Feb-02-11 05:34 PM   #10 
  - AJ: Protesters pushing back Pro Mabarak forces on bridge. nt  sufrommich   Feb-02-11 06:07 PM   #16 
  - State tv not showing images of Cairo tonight. n/t  EFerrari   Feb-02-11 06:08 PM   #17 
  - This is well worth adding to the next Live Blog OP  Turborama   Feb-02-11 06:12 PM   #19 
  - Reports Mubarak thugs are using tear gas at Tahrir. n/t  EFerrari   Feb-02-11 06:22 PM   #21 
  - Pro-Mubarak protest announced via spam text messages  EFerrari   Feb-02-11 06:57 PM   #24 
  - Heavy police presence at the national museum, with anti-government protesters raining rocks  L. Coyote   Feb-02-11 07:14 PM   #25 
  - AJ is interviewing a woman in Tahrir Square. She says there are  sufrommich   Feb-02-11 07:15 PM   #26 
  - Al Jazeera English reporter in Tahrir is crying and is clearly terrified.  EFerrari   Feb-02-11 07:18 PM   #27 
  - The latest reports are very frightening.  Fokker Trip   Feb-02-11 07:26 PM   #28 
  - After 12 hours of continuous assault, the pro-Mubarak thugs are failing, pushed back.  L. Coyote   Feb-02-11 07:32 PM   #30 
  - Over 1,500 people injured by pro-Mubarak assault and mayhem  L. Coyote   Feb-02-11 07:29 PM   #29 
  - Egypt has been under emergency law for 25 years, but young generation resists status quo  L. Coyote   Feb-02-11 07:37 PM   #31 
  - Evan Hill says the Mubarak thugs numbers are not large at this moment.  EFerrari   Feb-02-11 07:43 PM   #32 
  - Plain clothes thugs is an old tactic in Egypt, well-documented by the bloggers  L. Coyote   Feb-02-11 07:47 PM   #33 
  - Gun fire reported near the museum. Edit  EFerrari   Feb-02-11 07:50 PM   #34 
  - Army releasing thugs turned in by protesters  EFerrari   Feb-02-11 07:54 PM   #35 
  - Live gun fire reports persist. One report from activist on the ground  EFerrari   Feb-02-11 08:08 PM   #37 
  - Yasser El Shimi, Egyptian diplomat, resigns his job at the Egyptian embassy in Washington  EFerrari   Feb-02-11 08:12 PM   #38 
  - Reportedly, pro-Mubarak forces opened fire 30 minutes ago, killing six people near Museum  L. Coyote   Feb-02-11 08:16 PM   #39 
  - TY for map! n/t  EFerrari   Feb-02-11 08:21 PM   #41 
  - Looks like the protesters have taken the bridge from the Mubarak thugs.  EFerrari   Feb-02-11 08:19 PM   #40 
  - Machine gun fire now ringing out, followed by gunshots audible during interview, screams, rushing  L. Coyote   Feb-02-11 08:22 PM   #42 
  - The Pro-Mubarak folks are on the run  malaise   Feb-02-11 08:25 PM   #43 
  - Army carding those leaving square in that direction.  EFerrari   Feb-02-11 08:26 PM   #45 
  - Intense cloud of dust now = tank movement. Reuters, protester killed by gunfire, more gunfire now  L. Coyote   Feb-02-11 08:26 PM   #44 
  - Exhausted protester angry that BBC is saying they are all MB.  EFerrari   Feb-02-11 08:29 PM   #46 
  - Many women and children are in Tahrir Square, thugs are shooting at them, gunshot injuries  L. Coyote   Feb-02-11 08:30 PM   #47 
  - Protester: We cannot trust a government who sends thugs to kill us.  EFerrari   Feb-02-11 08:32 PM   #48 
  - 4:23 am Reuters reports that one protester has been killed.  L. Coyote   Feb-02-11 08:35 PM   #49 
  - Gunfire from pro-Mubarak supporters on October Bridge = Reuters camera on AJE now  L. Coyote   Feb-02-11 08:48 PM   #50 
  - Ben Wedeman says there are also reports of snipers on the rooftops  EFerrari   Feb-02-11 08:50 PM   #51 
  - Very few pro-Mubarak thugs left now, being pushed away from the area onto bridge  L. Coyote   Feb-02-11 08:54 PM   #52 
  - Medics trying to evac wounded as gunfire is still heard in area. n/t  EFerrari   Feb-02-11 08:55 PM   #53 
  - now it looks like they're being pushed back off the bridge even  fishwax   Feb-02-11 09:23 PM   #58 
  - Conflicting reports on number of people killed by pro-Mubarak thug gunfire  L. Coyote   Feb-02-11 09:11 PM   #54 
  - Reporter on the phone saying the gunfire is coming from all over the place  Turborama   Feb-02-11 09:19 PM   #55 
     - So that report of snipers is likely true. n/t  EFerrari   Feb-02-11 09:22 PM   #56 
     - Line of sight was from the 6 October overpass, which is now liberated  L. Coyote   Feb-02-11 09:24 PM   #59 
        - Shots are said to be coming in from more than one direction? n/t  EFerrari   Feb-02-11 09:30 PM   #62 
        - Also reports of tracer fire above the square. n/t  EFerrari   Feb-02-11 09:31 PM   #63 
     - I am Lebanese, I know the sound of machine guns. Those are machine guns,  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-02-11 09:24 PM   #60 
        - Reports of rifle and machine gun fire. n/t  EFerrari   Feb-02-11 09:28 PM   #61 
  - This woman on the phone (Fatma), crying or whatever. Heartbreaking to hear the fear and...  Poll_Blind   Feb-02-11 09:22 PM   #57 
  - "we owe it to them to stick it to the end"  fishwax   Feb-02-11 09:37 PM   #64 
  - We gotta ask.... would *we* have that courage?  bobbolink   Feb-02-11 11:22 PM   #75 
  - Four now reported dead, thugs still blocking some access to the square  L. Coyote   Feb-02-11 09:50 PM   #65 
  - "A desire for vengeance is here, that was not here before."  bleever   Feb-02-11 09:58 PM   #66 
  - Live camera view is from Hilton north of 6 October Bridge  L. Coyote   Feb-02-11 10:03 PM   #67 
  - LCoyote, please set up your journal so we can find these threads easily  Catherina   Feb-02-11 10:37 PM   #68 
  - No thanks. I'd rather just come and go as events dictate.  L. Coyote   Feb-02-11 10:44 PM   #69 
  - I'm constantly adding my OPs to my Journal  Turborama   Feb-02-11 11:44 PM   #80 
  - Daylight in Cairo, protesters now control street east of Museum. Now 5 reported killed.  L. Coyote   Feb-02-11 10:52 PM   #70 
  - More Egypt WIKILEAKS cables released:  L. Coyote   Feb-02-11 11:07 PM   #71 
  - Anyone else catching the action down there? Something appears to be changed, people are running....  Poll_Blind   Feb-02-11 11:14 PM   #73 
  - yes I saw that too  rollin74   Feb-02-11 11:24 PM   #76 
  - I think the army is rounding up the pro Mubarak thugs  thewiseguy   Feb-02-11 11:27 PM   #79 
  - Army is rounding people up  nadinbrzezinski   Feb-02-11 11:26 PM   #77 
  - Army detain two at daybreak.  tekisui   Feb-02-11 11:27 PM   #78 
  - The Egyptian army will NEVER forgive Mubarak for making them look  EFerrari   Feb-03-11 12:09 AM   #81 
  - Situation calm in the Square, big mob at Museum has been dispersed, gunshots are shocking people  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 12:21 AM   #82 
  - Thugs with rifles on the October Bridge shot at the protesters overnight. Five dead.  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 12:32 AM   #83 
  - Thank you for these threads  Tsiyu   Feb-03-11 01:16 AM   #84 
  - Omg. Brit PM says Egypt needs a "roadmap" to reform.  EFerrari   Feb-03-11 01:55 AM   #85 
  - more pro-democracy protesters arriving  rollin74   Feb-03-11 02:03 AM   #86 
  - the army has finally positioned a tank  rollin74   Feb-03-11 02:20 AM   #87 
  - Al Jazeera English: Live Stream is DOWN in some areas = cause unknown, overwhelmed?? WATCH here:  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 08:07 AM   #88 
  - Thank you for that,just woke up and couldn't get on. nt  sufrommich   Feb-03-11 08:09 AM   #89 
  - REFRESH if you lose the YouTube feed. Common problem with streaming.  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 08:12 AM   #90 
  - Number of demonstraters in Liberation Square is increasing, Army now preventing clashes  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 08:14 AM   #91 
  - Egypt And Soccer: The Ultra Revolution?  Lars77   Feb-03-11 08:15 AM   #93 
  - AJ: Former Minister of Interior is being interrogated regarding  sufrommich   Feb-03-11 08:28 AM   #94 
  - BREAKING: Former Minister of Interior being interrogated, ban on leaving country, others also  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 08:32 AM   #95 
  - Hospital doctor says "13 people has been killed by snipers"  Lars77   Feb-03-11 08:33 AM   #96 
  - blank, delete nt  Lars77   Feb-03-11 09:00 AM   #105 
  - ...  bdamomma   Feb-03-11 08:37 AM   #97 
  - Obama: We pray violence will end and a better day will dawn over Egypt  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 08:37 AM   #98 
  - I pray Obama will reverse his refusal to back the protesters /nt  Bragi   Feb-03-11 08:40 AM   #99 
  - If he could stop praying and actually do something REAL that would be appreciated. nt  Lars77   Feb-03-11 08:41 AM   #100 
  - +1  highplainsdem   Feb-03-11 08:42 AM   #102 
  - I took what President Obama said as Egypt and the protestors  bdamomma   Feb-03-11 09:12 AM   #108 
  - BACK: Al Jazeera English: Live Stream is available again  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 08:42 AM   #101 
  - AJ: Heavy gunfire now ,people running toward the bridge. nt  sufrommich   Feb-03-11 08:50 AM   #103 
  - Protesters have advanced their barricade, defensive front line, Army forming a line and firing shots  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 08:51 AM   #104 
  - Live updates from The Guardian  Lars77   Feb-03-11 09:01 AM   #106 
  - Live footage from Egypt - continuous uploads  Lars77   Feb-03-11 09:03 AM   #107 
  - Al Arabya reports a mob is going around different hotels looking for journalists nt  Lars77   Feb-03-11 09:20 AM   #111 
     - They may be trying to bring down the Al Jazeera cameras.  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 09:29 AM   #114 
        - Four Norwegian journalists have been mugged so far today  Lars77   Feb-03-11 09:33 AM   #115 
  - New map showing the current barricade  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 09:18 AM   #109 
  - Aj: Egyptian journalist resigns from State Tv. Claims she was  sufrommich   Feb-03-11 09:19 AM   #110 
  - Vodafone network 'hijacked' by Egypt  Lars77   Feb-03-11 09:22 AM   #112 
  - Sandmonkey escaped capture and is on the run. n/t  demmiblue   Feb-03-11 09:25 AM   #113 
  - Good to hear. n/t  HeeBGBz   Feb-03-11 09:49 AM   #120 
  - I hope he's ok  bdamomma   Feb-03-11 10:36 AM   #130 
  - Omg. I was just catching up on this. n/t  EFerrari   Feb-03-11 10:56 AM   #136 
     - Link to his prophetic last blog post before his arrest:  EFerrari   Feb-03-11 11:33 AM   #146 
        - Omg... I have chills (and a few tears) reading that post.  demmiblue   Feb-03-11 12:03 PM   #150 
           - As of right now, there is one more activist that I know of gone missing.  EFerrari   Feb-03-11 12:06 PM   #151 
  - Concerted campaign against journalists and media, both by thugs and security forces  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 09:41 AM   #116 
  - The anchor man on Al Jazeera  Lars77   Feb-03-11 09:42 AM   #117 
  - Thugs trying to get into the Hilton Hotel, targeting journalists  Lars77   Feb-03-11 09:43 AM   #118 
  - Post This Mubarak Thug's ID, Captured by Protesters, on Your Facebooks  kpete   Feb-03-11 09:47 AM   #119 
  - The Henchmen, Feb. 3, 2011 by Sarah Carr  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 10:07 AM   #122 
  - X-Post: Lots of overnight blogging of events here = REC it up:  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 10:11 AM   #123 
  - AJ reporting peaceful demonstration in Alexandria becoming violent due to pro-Mubarak  highplainsdem   Feb-03-11 10:14 AM   #124 
  - Mubarak assets = estimated at 20 to 60 billion dollars = NOT siezed  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 10:24 AM   #125 
  - Democracy Now interview about arrests of journalists and human rights activists  highplainsdem   Feb-03-11 10:30 AM   #126 
  - Three head shot victims were killed with laser-equipped rifles.  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 10:33 AM   #127 
  - Chilling. n/t  demmiblue   Feb-03-11 10:34 AM   #129 
  - Is there any live video anywhere?  demmiblue   Feb-03-11 10:33 AM   #128 
  - AJE has live video interspersed with breaking news. It is night now, image quality is lower.  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 10:49 AM   #132 
     - The most recent video wasn't live, only the audio was.  demmiblue   Feb-03-11 10:54 AM   #135 
        - Stay tuned, there is continuing coverage and when something happens, that is what is covered.  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 10:57 AM   #138 
  - Thank you so much for keeping these posts going. It is the first thing I look for.  bobbolink   Feb-03-11 10:43 AM   #131 
  - this is for FYI  bdamomma   Feb-03-11 10:52 AM   #133 
  - Egyptian State Television now interviewing Suleiman as snipers shoot at Square.  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 10:53 AM   #134 
  - Pro-Mubarak attackers acted indiviually, noone urged them to act  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 10:56 AM   #137 
     - Intertwined foreigners involved in the protests, manipulating the youth (who we love)  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 11:00 AM   #139 
  - Suleiman blaming "friendly governments for hosting journalists  sufrommich   Feb-03-11 11:12 AM   #140 
  - Suleiman: The "police had to defend themselves" ...the youth .... the youth ... the youth ....  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 11:19 AM   #141 
  - Horrible look at what is to come. nt  sufrommich   Feb-03-11 11:20 AM   #142 
     - It seems like paranoid politics as usual, delusional and total disconnect from reality on the ground  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 11:28 AM   #143 
        - "Richard Nixon, drunk in the White House" lol.  sufrommich   Feb-03-11 11:31 AM   #145 
  - He's also said he doesn't know who attacked the protesters.  EFerrari   Feb-03-11 11:36 AM   #147 
     - The number of contradictions was surprising, and reveals he was simply ad lib lying.  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 11:41 AM   #148 
        - Yep. Did you see the sea of police ID cards Amy showed this morning?  EFerrari   Feb-03-11 11:45 AM   #149 
  - LIVE views of the scene seems rather peaceful right now.  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 11:31 AM   #144 
  - Repeating interview with journalist who quit State TV and was  alsame   Feb-03-11 12:08 PM   #152 
  - Obama administration claims they don't know who attacked the pro-democracy Egyptian protesters!  Better Believe It   Feb-03-11 12:09 PM   #153 
  - ROFL - someone show the State Dept the pics of police IDs. nt  alsame   Feb-03-11 12:11 PM   #154 
  - Gun shot wounds discussion. Who supplies Egypt with laser, night-vision sniper rifles?  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 12:17 PM   #155 
  - Scapegoating and blaming some members of the regime in progress, seems like an attempt to  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 12:28 PM   #156 
  - AJE: "A lot of our equipment has been confiscated by Egyptian authorities"  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 12:37 PM   #157 
  - Egypt: Human Rights Defenders Under Siege  WillyT   Feb-03-11 12:42 PM   #158 
  - Joe Stork: "Government utter failure to protect ... right of assembly"  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 12:54 PM   #159 
  - **Face Book sign up for worldwide solidarity protests FRIDAY**  EFerrari   Feb-03-11 01:27 PM   #160 
  - Worldwide Protests at all Egyptian EMBASSIES = Share = Already 5,315 Attending  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 02:27 PM   #164 
  - Three Al Jazeera journalists reported missing are now free  alsame   Feb-03-11 01:39 PM   #161 
  - "The people want you out" being chanted in the square. Not  alsame   Feb-03-11 01:56 PM   #162 
  - AJE on Roku is sooooo much better than viewing it on my computer.  demmiblue   Feb-03-11 02:00 PM   #163 
  - Hillary Clinton language getting tougher and tougher  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 02:48 PM   #165 
  - VIDEO: Egyptian Police van drives into a crowd at high speed  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 02:53 PM   #166 
  - Good News: Mubarak is "Fed up with being President"  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 02:58 PM   #167 
  - NEXT THREAD: ***** EGYPT Live Blog ***** Al Jazeera English - Feb. 4 *****  L. Coyote   Feb-03-11 03:40 PM   #168 
  - Locking  cbayer   Feb-03-11 04:00 PM   #169 
 

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