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United States - Reporter arrested in Ferguson: “I was just doing my job”

Reporters without borders
Gerald Trey Yingst, a journalist with the News2Share website, was arrested in Ferguson, Missouri, while covering a demonstration on 22 November during the wait for the grand jury decision not to indict a white policeman who gunned down an unarmed African-American teenager. Reporters Without Borders condemns his arrest and interviews him below. The police said Yingst failed to respect an order to disperse. Yingst and witnesses deny this, and video footage shows they are right. Denise (...)

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