An NBC News team including foreign correspondent Ayman Mohyeldin was caught in crossfire today in East Jerusalem. Mohyeldin is a former desk assistant at the NBC News DC bureau and a graduate of American University.
He posted video of rubber bullets fired and stun grenades thrown in the direction of Palestinian protesters and his team wearing gear labeled ‘press’ by Israeli forces to Instagram. NBC reports that Mohyeldin and his team are safe and unharmed.
July 2, 2014 | Shufat, Occupied East Jerusalem. (video) Israeli police firing at crowds of Palestinian… http://t.co/w1ziw1tD9V
— Ayman Mohyeldin (@AymanM) July 2, 2014