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Sky News cameraman Mick Deane who was shot dead covering the clashes in Egypt, the broadcaster said today

Sky News cameraman Mick Deane who was shot dead covering the clashes in Egypt, the broadcaster said today

Pro-Islamist demonstrators wave Egyptian flags during a protest in support of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi in the courtyard of Fatih mosque in Istanbul August 14, 2013. Turkey urged the U.N. Security Council and Arab League on Wednesday to act quickly to stop a "massacre" in Egypt, after Egyptian security forces killed dozens of Islamist demonstrators.      REUTERS/Murad Sezer (TURKEY - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST RELIGION)

Pro-Islamist demonstrators wave Egyptian flags during a protest in support of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi in the courtyard of Fatih mosque in Istanbul August 14, 2013. Turkey urged the U.N. Security Council and Arab League on Wednesday to act quickly to stop a "massacre" in Egypt, after Egyptian security forces killed dozens of Islamist demonstrators. REUTERS/Murad Sezer (TURKEY - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST RELIGION)

Bricks form the Arabic words: "There is no god but Allah" as smoke rises during clashes between riot police, and members and supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood, at Rabaa al-Adawiya Square, where the latter had been camping, in Cairo August 14, 2013. Egyptian security forces killed at least 30 people on Wednesday when they cleared a camp of Cairo protesters who were demanding the reinstatement of deposed President Mohamed Mursi, his Muslim Brotherhood movement said. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh  (EGYPT - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)

Bricks form the Arabic words: "There is no god but Allah" as smoke rises during clashes between riot police, and members and supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood, at Rabaa al-Adawiya Square, where the latter had been camping, in Cairo August 14, 2013. Egyptian security forces killed at least 30 people on Wednesday when they cleared a camp of Cairo protesters who were demanding the reinstatement of deposed President Mohamed Mursi, his Muslim Brotherhood movement said. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh (EGYPT - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)

A poster of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi lies burning on the ground as riot police clear the area of his supporters at Rabaa Adawiya square, where the protesters had been camping, in Cairo August 14, 2013. At least 95 Egyptians were killed on Wednesday after security forces moved in on protesters demanding the reinstatement of Mursi, and the government imposed a state of emergency as unrest swept the most populous Arab nation. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany (EGYPT - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)

A poster of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi lies burning on the ground as riot police clear the area of his supporters at Rabaa Adawiya square, where the protesters had been camping, in Cairo August 14, 2013. At least 95 Egyptians were killed on Wednesday after security forces moved in on protesters demanding the reinstatement of Mursi, and the government imposed a state of emergency as unrest swept the most populous Arab nation. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany (EGYPT - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)

A torn poster of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi is pictured as riot police clear the area of his supporters at Rabaa Adawiya square, where the protesters had been camping, in Cairo August 14, 2013. At least 95 Egyptians were killed on Wednesday after security forces moved in on protesters demanding the reinstatement of Mursi, and the government imposed a state of emergency as unrest swept the most populous Arab nation. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany (EGYPT - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)

A torn poster of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi is pictured as riot police clear the area of his supporters at Rabaa Adawiya square, where the protesters had been camping, in Cairo August 14, 2013. At least 95 Egyptians were killed on Wednesday after security forces moved in on protesters demanding the reinstatement of Mursi, and the government imposed a state of emergency as unrest swept the most populous Arab nation. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany (EGYPT - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)

Riot police and soldiers from the army take up positions during clashes with stone-throwing members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi around the area of Rabaa Adawiya square, where the protesters are camping, in Cairo August 14, 2013. At least 95 Egyptians were killed on Wednesday after security forces moved in on protesters demanding the reinstatement of Mursi, and the government imposed a state of emergency as unrest swept the most populous Arab nation. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih (EGYPT - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)

Riot police and soldiers from the army take up positions during clashes with stone-throwing members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi around the area of Rabaa Adawiya square, where the protesters are camping, in Cairo August 14, 2013. At least 95 Egyptians were killed on Wednesday after security forces moved in on protesters demanding the reinstatement of Mursi, and the government imposed a state of emergency as unrest swept the most populous Arab nation. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih (EGYPT - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)

A torn poster of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi is seen as riot police clear the area of his supporters, at Rabaa Adawiya square, where they had been camping, in Cairo August 14, 2013. At least 95 Egyptians were killed on Wednesday after security forces moved in on protesters demanding Mursi'
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reinstatement, and the government imposed a state of emergency as unrest swept the most populous Arab nation.      REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany  (EGYPT - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)

A torn poster of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi is seen as riot police clear the area of his supporters, at Rabaa Adawiya square, where they had been camping, in Cairo August 14, 2013. At least 95 Egyptians were killed on Wednesday after security forces moved in on protesters demanding Mursi' s reinstatement, and the government imposed a state of emergency as unrest swept the most populous Arab nation. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany (EGYPT - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)

Members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi take cover during clashes with riot police and the army around the area of Rabaa Adawiya square, where the protesters are camping, in Cairo August 14, 2013. At least 95 Egyptians were killed on Wednesday after security forces moved in on protesters demanding the reinstatement of Mursi, and the government imposed a state of emergency as unrest swept the most populous Arab nation. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih (EGYPT - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)

Members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi take cover during clashes with riot police and the army around the area of Rabaa Adawiya square, where the protesters are camping, in Cairo August 14, 2013. At least 95 Egyptians were killed on Wednesday after security forces moved in on protesters demanding the reinstatement of Mursi, and the government imposed a state of emergency as unrest swept the most populous Arab nation. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih (EGYPT - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)

Members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi throw stones at riot police and the army during clashes around the area of Rabaa Adawiya square where they are camping, in Cairo August 14, 2013. At least 95 Egyptians were killed on Wednesday after security forces moved in on protesters demanding the reinstatement of Mursi, and the government imposed a state of emergency as unrest swept the most populous Arab nation. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih (EGYPT - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)

Members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi throw stones at riot police and the army during clashes around the area of Rabaa Adawiya square where they are camping, in Cairo August 14, 2013. At least 95 Egyptians were killed on Wednesday after security forces moved in on protesters demanding the reinstatement of Mursi, and the government imposed a state of emergency as unrest swept the most populous Arab nation. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih (EGYPT - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)

Members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi shout slogans during clashes with riot police and the army around Rabaa Adawiya square where they are camping, in Cairo August 14, 2013. At least 95 Egyptians were killed on Wednesday after security forces moved in on protesters demanding the reinstatement of Mursi, and the government imposed a state of emergency as unrest swept the most populous Arab nation. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih (EGYPT - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)

Members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi shout slogans during clashes with riot police and the army around Rabaa Adawiya square where they are camping, in Cairo August 14, 2013. At least 95 Egyptians were killed on Wednesday after security forces moved in on protesters demanding the reinstatement of Mursi, and the government imposed a state of emergency as unrest swept the most populous Arab nation. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih (EGYPT - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)

Supporters of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi carry a protester injured during clashes with riot police and army at around the area of Rabaa Adawiya square, where they are camping, in Cairo

Supporters of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi carry a protester injured during clashes with riot police and army at around the area of Rabaa Adawiya square, where they are camping, in Cairo

Members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi shout slogans during clashes with riot police and the army around Rabaa Adawiya square where they are camping, in Cairo

Members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi shout slogans during clashes with riot police and the army around Rabaa Adawiya square where they are camping, in Cairo

Members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi throw stones at riot police and army personnel

Members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi throw stones at riot police and army personnel

Riot police and army personnel take them up positions during clashes with members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi around the area of Rabaa Adawiya square

Riot police and army personnel take them up positions during clashes with members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi around the area of Rabaa Adawiya square

Members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi flee from tear gas and rubber bullets fired by riot police and army personnel around the area of Rabaa Adawiya square

Members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi flee from tear gas and rubber bullets fired by riot police and army personnel around the area of Rabaa Adawiya square

An armed supporter of ousted President Mohammed Morsi takes cover behind a tree in the Mohandeseen district of  Cairo, Egypt

An armed supporter of ousted President Mohammed Morsi takes cover behind a tree in the Mohandeseen district of Cairo, Egypt

Members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi throw stones at riot police and the army during clashes around the area of Rabaa Adawiya square where they are camping, in Cairo

Members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi throw stones at riot police and the army during clashes around the area of Rabaa Adawiya square where they are camping, in Cairo

Riot police and soldiers from the army take up positions during clashes with stone-throwing members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi around the area of Rabaa Adawiya square, where the protesters are camping

Riot police and soldiers from the army take up positions during clashes with stone-throwing members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi around the area of Rabaa Adawiya square, where the protesters are camping

Riot police clear the area of members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi, at Rabaa Adawiya square, where they are camping, in Cairo

Riot police clear the area of members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi, at Rabaa Adawiya square, where they are camping, in Cairo

A supporter of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi shouts slogans as riot police clear Rabaa Adawiya square

A supporter of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi shouts slogans as riot police clear Rabaa Adawiya square

A poster of Mursi  reads "Yes to legitimacy" as riot police clear the area of members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi

A poster of Mursi reads "Yes to legitimacy" as riot police clear the area of members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi

Riot police officers run during clashes with members of the Muslim Brotherhood

Riot police officers run during clashes with members of the Muslim Brotherhood

Riot police vehicles fire tear gas at members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi, around Cairo University and Nahdet Misr Square, where they are camping in Giza, south of Cairo

Riot police vehicles fire tear gas at members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi, around Cairo University and Nahdet Misr Square, where they are camping in Giza, south of Cairo

Members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi flee from tear gas and rubber bullets fired by riot police during clashes, around Cairo University and Nahdet Misr Square

Members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi flee from tear gas and rubber bullets fired by riot police during clashes, around Cairo University and Nahdet Misr Square

Sky News cameraman Mick Deane. Photo: Sky

Sky News cameraman Mick Deane. Photo: Sky

Sky News undated handout photo of their cameraman Mick Deane who was shot dead covering the clashes in Egypt, the broadcaster said today

Sky News undated handout photo of their cameraman Mick Deane who was shot dead covering the clashes in Egypt, the broadcaster said today

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Sky News cameraman Mick Deane who was shot dead covering the clashes in Egypt, the broadcaster said today

SKY News cameraman Mick Deane was shot dead covering the clashes in Egypt, the broadcaster said today.

Prime Minister David Cameron said on Twitter: "I am saddened to hear of the death of cameraman Mick Deane, covering Egyptian violence. My thoughts are with his family and SkyNews team."

Head of Sky News John Ryley described Deane as "the very best of cameramen, a brilliant journalist and an inspiring mentor to many at Sky".

Sky's website said the cameraman had worked for the broadcaster for 15 years and had been based in Washington and Jerusalem.

It said the rest of the team covering the outbreak of violence in Cairo with him were unhurt.

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