Egyptian Military Detains Globe & Mail Journalist In Cairo ....
Here are Sonia's last 5 tweets before they stopped about an hour ago:
-Another checkpoint. Now they have taken our passports. #egypt
-One of them jumped into our car. He will not give us our passports.
-We are being taken into some kind of custody.
-Military have comandeered us and our car.
-My sms to toronto is blocked. Can only tweet #egypt
Sonia Verma On Twitter
Sonia Verma has been released by the Egyptian military after being held for a number of hours!!
"CAIRO — The Egyptian military has started rounding up journalists, including one who writes for the Globe and Mail."
"The U.S. is condemning what it calls a “concerted campaign to intimidate international journalists” covering the protests and violence in Cairo."
The Associated Press