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Journalist hospitalized in brutal attack

  • Apriadi Gunawan

    The Jakarta Post

Medan | Thu, August 30 2012 | 07:52 am

PREMIUM A group of unidentified youths attacked a TV journalist in North Sumatra’s Karo regency, allegedly because of his news reports.

Irvan, a 37-year-old contributor for TVOne news, was attacked on Tuesday afternoon, suffering serious injuries to his face, head and arms. He is currently being treated at the Kabanjahe Hospital in Karo.

The Karo Police said they had succeeded in identifyi...