Monday, November 21, 2011

Alexandria, Egypt: A View Into The Tear Gas

Yasser Alaa / youthjournalism.org
Pro-democracy protesters in Alexandria, Egypt, on November 21


Yasser Alaa, a senior photographer for Youth Journalism International from Alexandria, Egypt, ventured out with his camera today to take pictures from the protests in the coastal city.

He braved police, who at the least fired rubber bullets and tear gas at the demonstrators. He asked us to convey his apologies that his photos aren't better, but the working conditions were especially difficult.

Please check back for more from YJI's Egyptian students.

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