(London Telegraph) Natasha Smith, 21, travelled to Cairo to make a documentary for a university assignment. She became separated from her friends in Tahrir Square and was subjected to a horrific assault in which she was stripped naked and abused in a crowd of hundreds.
On Tuesday, Miss Smith wrote an account of the ordeal on an internet blog. It has since had over 230,000 hits.
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In her first newspaper interview since the attack, Miss Smith told The Daily Telegraph that she was "naïve" to venture into an area renowned for mob assaults on women. Lara Logan, a reporter for US network CBS, was subjected to a similar attack by 200 men last year.