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CNN producer Steve Brusk Tweeted, "Anderson said he was punched 10 times in the head as pro-Mubarak mob surrounded him and his crew trying to cover demonstration."
Cooper then escaped to the roof of a nearby building, where he said on air that he and his crew were trying to get to a neutral zone between protestors and pro-Mubarak supporters when they "were set upon by pro-Mubarak supporters punching us in the head. The crowd kept growing, kept throwing punches, kicks...suddenly a young man would look at you and punch you in the face."
Cooper told CNN's live blog that the attackers
I am surprised more journalist are not punched in the face.
"The crowd kept growing and throwing more punches and kicks and trying to grab us," said Cooper, who was punched 10 times in the head, according to his producer. "It was pandemonium," he went on. "There was no control to it
Well hes not the only one thinking that those pro Mubarak groups are part sponsored by the government.
Originally posted by getreadyalready
reply to post by anon72
And they couldn't finish him off?
That mob sucks, no wonder Mubarek is still in power.
Riots just aren't what they used to be.