3 News political reporter Sia Aston and cameraman Matt Smith have been deported from Fiji.
Ms Aston had been reporting on the degree of censorship being imposed by the interim government of Commodore Frank Bainimarama, 3 News reported.
She and Mr Smith were taken by armed police this afternoon.
They were not arrested, but were instructed not to refuse and to go quietly with the police who had been waiting for them at the television station.
Ms Aston’s video and cellphone were confiscated. – Otago Daily Times