Fox News correspondent Benjamin Hall injured in Ukraine
Fox News correspondent Benjamin Hall was injured and hospitalized on Monday while reporting outside Kyiv in Ukraine, the network said.
The network said it had little information about the nature of the journalist’s injuries. Mr Hall is a longtime war correspondent who has covered conflicts in Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya, Syria and other countries. He joined Fox News in 2015 and last year became a State Department correspondent for the network.
“Right now we have a minimal level of detail, but Ben is hospitalized and our teams on the ground are working to gather additional information,” Fox News Media chief executive Suzanne Scott wrote in a memo. employees.
“The safety of our entire team of journalists in Ukraine and surrounding regions is our top priority and of utmost importance. This is a stern warning to all journalists who are risking their lives every day to deliver news from war zones. “
On Sunday, American filmmaker and journalist Brent Renaud was shot dead while reporting in a Kyiv suburb. Mr Renaud, 50, was killed in a suburb that had been targeted with intense shelling by Russian forces.
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