U.S. Congressman Paul Gosar has described the arrest of one of Politicalite’s video journalists as “very soviet” of the UK.
Steve Laws, 29 was arrested in Dover by Kent Police today ahead of a planned protest against illegal immigration.
Paul Gosar – who is Congressman for Arizona said: “Very Soviet of the UK.” and shared the situation on his Twitter feed.
Very Soviet of the UK. https://t.co/HCusu4Ntsk
— Paul Gosar (@DrPaulGosar) September 4, 2020
Our Steve, who has covered the ongoing migrant crisis in Dover and had his videos featured on Politicalite and Sky News was arrested by Kent Police earlier today.
Kent Police told us on the phone: “Steve is fit and well and he has been given his rights and has been given access to legal representation.’”
A fellow citizen journalist, Active Patriot – who was questioned by Police for more information on the planned rally due to take Place on Saturday told Politicalite: “Steve has been arrested at Dover”
WATCH: KENT POLICE NICK OUR STEVE!
“He was been arrested in relation to a dinghy abandoned on a beach by illegals that he took out to sea.”
“An Immigration official let him take the dinghy.”
“They’ll find anything to stop people filming.”
Politicalite and representatives from News Worldwide’s legal team have been in contact with Kent Police.