Numerous foreign journalists have been attacked on the streets of Cairo, as the situation in Egypt becomes increasingly violent and chaotic.
Fighting continued today after a brutal and dramatic night in which pro- and anti-government protestors battled on the streets and rooftops.
State television has carried reports of Israeli spies dressed up as foreign journalists, and correspondents on the ground report that they are repeatedly being surrounded by threatening groups of pro-government protestors.
Many analysts are treating the attacks on journalists as a sign the regime is taking concerted action to clamp down on critical coverage of its response to the protests. More...