A freelance photojournalist reports that Reuters photographer Asmaa Waguih is receiving medical attention in Egypt after being shot in the leg. She is reportedly conscious, but the injury is serious.

This Reuters slideshow includes several of her recent photos taken in Cairo.

Twitchy will update with additional details when we are able to confirm this report.


Sky News confirms that 61-year-old cameraman Mick Deane was shot and killed while covering the Egyptian violence today.


CNN’s Richard Greene confirms that Asmaa Waguih was wounded in Cairo today.

Editor’s note: Updated information lists Mr. Deane’s age as 61, not 62. We have amended this post accordingly.