The BBC's James Robbins and a Sri Lankan security official
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TV crew held back at Sri Lanka event

A BBC cameraman has been physically restrained by security officials at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Colombo.

A BBC cameraman was physically restrained by security officials at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in the Sri Lankan capital Colombo

The BBC's James Robbins and his cameraman Duncan Stone were attempting to film Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa, at a media event before the formal opening of the Commonwealth meeting.

  • 14 Nov
  • From the section Asia