A TV crew from Russia's Channel One has been attacked in the US city of Philadelphia, the broadcaster's correspondent Georgy Olisashvili stated, adding that his cameraman had suffered a concussion.
According to Olisashvili, the police did not provide any assistance.
Some 30 police officers were injured in the riots and numerous businesses damaged and looted. The rioting continued on 28 October, with authorities imposing a curfew to curb the riots. Several hundred members of the Pennsylvania National Guard have been deployed to Philadelphia to help local police quell civil unrest.