Qataris stop presenter from interviewing fan in wheelchair live on air

Qataris stop presenter from interviewing fan in wheelchair live on air

Qatari officials have been filmed yet again stopping a live TV broadcast by a fully accredited foreign crew on a street in Doha. Argentine TV host Joaquín ‘El Pollo’ Alvarez was interviewing an elderly fan in a wheelchair when an official walked into view and ordered the presenter to show his press pass. Mr Alvarez replies ‘yes, of course’ before telling a colleague to fish out his paperwork from a bag. The official could be seen becoming irate when the …