Reporter for Swedish outlet struck with projectile during Minneapolis protest

May 29, 2020
Nina Svanberg, a reporter for the Swedish outlet Expressen, was struck with a crowd-control munition while covering protests in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on May 29, 2020.Multiple days of protests in Minneapolis and across the nation were sparked by a video showing a police officer kneeling on the neck of George Floyd, a Black man, during an arrest on May 25. Floyd was later pronounced dead at a hospital.Svanberg told the Committee to Protect Journalists — a founding partner of the U.S.