We knew it would go down this way. The FBI and numerous human rights organizations warned athletes and news outlets prior to the Beijing Olympic Games —stay silent, watch what you say, don’t bring your personal phone.
So it’s absolutely no surprise that Chinese authorities are policing —and bullying—members of the international media community.
As reported by the Daily Wire on Friday, a Dutch reporter was pulled away from his camera crew as he reported live from Beijing; a shocked Dutch anchorwoman looked on. According to one translator, the anchorwoman said, “We are going to China to our correspondent Sjoerd. Sjoerd, you are near the stadium, what is China gonna show in the next hours?”
“Yeah, well, we are getting pulled away, as you might notice, we have also been forced to leave another area, so I fear we’ll have to get —”
Watch the whole exchange below:
— Disclose.tv (@disclosetv) February 4, 2022