Greek police attacked some members of the press covering demonstrations in Athens' Syntagma (Constitution) square this week, injuring at least two members of the media, Reuters reported. Above, a riot policeman punches Greek photojournalist Tatiana Bolari on Wednesday.
Also Wednesday, a riot policeman uses his baton against news photographer Panagiotis Tzamaros, who is on assignment for Agence France-Press. Tzamaros suffered light head wounds and bruises, Reuters said.
Elana Beiser is editorial director of the Committee to Protect Journalists. She previously worked as an editor for Dow Jones Newswires and The Wall Street Journal in New York, London, Brussels, Singapore, and Hong Kong.
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