Adil Bradlow

Veteran Lensman Freed, In the UK

Veteran South African photojournalist and videographer Adil Bradlow has been released from captivity in Egypt – and is currently spending time with his family in London. Bradlow was part of an Al Jazeera English crew that were taken by Egyptian authorities in Cairo on August 27. They were held without charge four days- and their equipment confiscated.

The Bradlow family would like to express their thanks to all well-wishers and supporters , to the media for ensuring Adil’s captivity remained in the spotlight -and to officials from the South African Department of International Relations and Co-operation (DIRCO) and the British Embassy Cairo for their efforts in securing his release.