Photojournalist for Norwegian outlet targeted with projectiles during Minneapolis protest

May 29, 2020
Thomas Nilsson, a photojournalist for Norwegian outlet Verdens Gang, was targeted by law enforcement 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.Nina Svanberg, a reporter for the Swedish outlet Expressen, told the Committee to Protect Journalists …