Ugandan police arrest US journalist who covered opposition rally and will face deportation
Spokesman Benjamin Kagiremire said Friday that Taylor Krauss — who has been in detention since Tuesday — would be given what he called "an organized departure."
Krauss, who described himself as an independent documentary filmmaker, said he was arrested while filming a violent confrontation between police and supporters of Kizza Besigye, the leader of Uganda's protest movement.
Police have mounted a crackdown on protest rallies in the capital and restricted the movements of officials, including the mayor of Kampala.
Some activists are trying to spark a wider political movement against President Yoweri Museveni who has held power for 27 years.
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