Hungarian camerawoman kicks and trips refugees

A Hungarian camerawoman, documenting the wave of refugees, sprinting from a holding camp, sees a man running with child in his arms. So she trips him.

Image credit: Conflict News

Image credit: Conflict News

The same camerawoman kicks other refugees as they run, including a young girl in the leg.

Image credit: Conflict News

Image credit: Conflict News

Footage uploaded by Apollo

According to the camerawoman’s employer, N1TV, an Internet-based TV news station associated with the country’s far-right Jobbik party, she has since been fired.

In a statement released on Facebook by N1TV they said, “the camera operator behavior was completely unacceptable.” the station did not identify the woman.

The incidents took place in the town of Roszke in southern Hungary, near the Serbian border, an estimated 1500 people who had been waiting for hours at a collection point broke through a police line.

The camerawoman has since been identified as Petra Laszlo.

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