Protesters attack Turkish journalists in Cairo

Turkish state channel TRT Cairo correspondent Mehmet Akif Ersoy and cameraman Adil Ahmet were attacked by a mob.

Protesters attack Turkish journalists in Cairo

World Bulletin / News Desk

A group of protesters attacked a Turkish journalist and cameraman during a demonstration against Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi in Cairo on Wednesday.

Turkish state channel TRT Cairo correspondent Mehmet Akif Ersoy and cameraman Adil Ahmet were attacked by a mob.

Another group of protesters who organized the Tahrir Square rally helped the Turkish men escape the assailants.

Ersoy and Ahmet received medical treatment in a field hospital set up in Tahrir Square to treat possible injuries during clashes between police and protesters.

Ersoy told the Anatolia news agency that a group of protesters attacked him while he was preparing for a live announcement.

Last Mod: 06 Aralık 2012, 09:25
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