NBC’s Richard Engel ‘Detained by Pro-Russian Militia in Crimea’
Posted: 3/14/2014  |  By: Noah Rothman | Mediaite
NBC News reporter Richard Engel was reportedly captured by “pro-Russian militia” forces while reporting on the escalating situation in Ukrainian Crimea.

Engle took to Twitter after his release where he said that he is safe and that he was to be “deported” back to Ukraine.