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Goons drags reporter away at live broadcast of Beijing Game Opening Ceremony
NOS / Twitter The Beijing Winter Olympics are officially held, but before the opening ceremony on Friday, Chinese authorities have once again proved to the world that they will not tolerate any kind of free press. In a special clip from Dutch broadcaster NOS, one of the reporters in Beijing to cover the Olympics can be seen being hand-handled by security guards wearing red armbands. I can do it. Reporter Sjoerdden Daas tried to continue broadcasting while being grabbed and yelled at.