Committee to Protect Journalists, Attacks on the Press in 2005 - Snapshots: France, February 2006, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/47c5672b23.html [accessed 18 December 2014]
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Mihye Kim, a reporter for the South Korean television network KBS, was beaten by a gang while she was reporting on riots in the northern Parisian suburb of Aubervilliers on November 5, Agence France-Presse reported. Four or five young men surrounded Kim and her cameraman and tried to rob them; one man kicked the reporter, rendering her unconscious. Police officers came to the defense of the journalists when they heard their cries.