The news channel said in a statement that Sonia Dridi was attacked around 10:30 p.m. Friday after a live broadcast on a protest at the square and was later rescued by a colleague and other witnesses. France 24 did not give further details about the attack, but it said its employees were safe and sound, though "extremely shocked," and that it will file suit against unspecified assailants. (Continue Reading.)
Saturday, October 20, 2012
France 24 TV News Correspondent Sonia Dridi "Savagely Attacked" by Muslims Near Egypt's Tahrir Square
After hearing the horror stories of all the other women who have been attacked by Muslim men in and around Tahrir Square, we can only wonder when women are going to realize that it's simply not safe to be there. But as long as we always remember that Islamophobia is the real problem, everything will be okay.