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Christiane Amanpour
News outlets hold firm in Egypt despite dangers
News outlets hold firm in Egypt despite dangers

At the end of a wild week that saw more than 100 attacks on journalists and press facilities in Egypt, TV news executives were left shaking their heads at the volatility and violence, but vowing to continue to find ways to cover the tumult in days ahead. "I think yesterday was as dangerous a day as I've known," Tony Maddox, executive vice president and managing director of CNN International, said late Friday. "I cannot recall a day in which that many TV crews and reporters got threatened, beaten up, had gear stolen and cars attacked," said Maddox, who has overseen coverage in such war zones as Iraq and Afghanistan. "I just can't recall a day when it was...

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