Journalist Louisa Loveluck was in the courtroom in Cairo as Al Jazeera journalists Mohamed Fahmy, Peter Greste and Baher Mohamed were sentenced to up to ten years in prison for the crime of reporting on the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt.
Loveluck shot this chilling video, which captures Fahmy screaming, "They will pay for this! I promise they will pay for this!" A man near Loveluck attempted to cover her camera repeatedly:
The video captures some of the intensity of the emotion in the courtroom:
After the long jail sentences in the AJE trial, mohamed fahmy clung to the cage as police dragged him away by force.
— David D. Kirkpatrick (@ddknyt) June 23, 2014
— Sharif Kouddous (@sharifkouddous) June 23, 2014
"There is no hope in the judicial system," said Mohamed Fahmy's brother, immediately after the verdict in AJ Trial. http://t.co/D3S6pwarBG
— Tamer El-Ghobashy (@TamerELG) June 23, 2014
— BBC Breaking News (@BBCBreaking) June 23, 2014