Rush Hour News US reporter beaten in Bahrain

us-reporter-beaten-inBahrainThe US network reported:
while covering the unrest in Bahrain Early Thursday ABC News reporter was beaten by thugs armed with clubs ,

Correspondent Miguel Marquez was caught in the crowd and attacked while covering protests in Manama, ABC said.

Marquez, who said he was not badly injured, was clubbed while he was on the phone with his headquarters in New York describing the scene as riot police stormed through a Manama square in the dark in a harsh crackdown on anti-regime protesters.