Egyptian Photojournalist Captures His Own death
The Sniper Fires 4 times and the shot is Ahmed Samir Assem,the journalist who was on top of one of the buildings overlooking the Egyptian army’s Republican Guard officers’ club in Cairo.
Journalists go through a lot of shit to get us the news, sometimes they even die. RIP
The 26-year-old photographer for Egypt’s Al-Horia Wa Al-Adala newspaper was among a least 51 people killed after security forces opened fire on a large crowd that had camped outside the Egyptian army’s Republican Guard officers’ club in Cairo, where Mohammed Morsi, the deposed president, was believed to be in detention.His work for Al-Horia Wa Al-Adala — the official newspaper of the Freedom and Justice Party, the Muslim Brotherhood’s political wing — put him in the front line of Egypt’s political turmoil.
Watch the Video Below