News Team Episode 4
Peter Oliver and Aleksey Yaroshevsky brave teargas and bullets to cover riots in Kiev’s Maidan Square. Fighting between protesters and police has been going on for four days. The film crew takes position on a balcony overlooking the square and prepares to go on-air.
Meanwhile in Moscow, Margaret Howell is sent on an urgent assignment. A dangerous hostage situation has developed at a high school. A student has shot two adults and is holding classmates at gun-point.
In Paris, France, Egor Piskunov is reporting on immigration issues. The sensitive topic requires a delicate approach. It may be difficult to persuade people to be interviewed, but Egor has to give it his best shot.