Female reporter attacked by mob during live coverage of riots

A female reporter quickly found herself a little closer to the action than she wanted when she was brutally mobbed by protesters during anti-government demonstrations in Lebanon.

Screenshot (338)

The correspondent was in the middle of giving a live report over the weekend for channel LBC TV on the increasingly violent riots, when she was suddenly surrounded by protesters as military and police fired on the group with water cannons.

Screenshot (330)

She can be heard in the video screaming for help as rioters tore at her clothes and repeatedly pulled her from the camera’s view.

The assault occurred as police battled demonstrators for a second consecutive day in Beirut, amid anger over the government’s refusal to collect garbage throughout the city.

If they learned anything from this chilling experience, hopefully the news crew learned to take advantage of the zoom lens next time they are expected to get close to the action.


Please help us! If you are fed up with letting radical big tech execs, phony fact-checkers, tyrannical liberals and a lying mainstream media have unprecedented power over your news please consider making a donation to BPR to help us fight them. Now is the time. Truth has never been more critical!

Success! Thank you for donating. Please share BPR content to help combat the lies.
Michael Schaus


We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, profanity, vulgarity, doxing, or discourteous behavior. If a comment is spam, instead of replying to it please click the ∨ icon below and to the right of that comment. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain fruitful conversation.

PLEASE JOIN OUR NEW COMMENT SYSTEM! We love hearing from our readers and invite you to join us for feedback and great conversation. If you've commented with us before, we'll need you to re-input your email address for this. The public will not see it and we do not share it.

Latest Articles