US Reporter Pushed After Human Rights Question In Bali

A White House pool TV producer in Indonesia was knocked off balance and pushed by a man wearing a white mask with the Chinese flag on it as she asked President Biden whether he would talk human rights prior to his meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping
FILE - An Indonesian soldier walks past a G20 sign at one of the venues of the G20 leaders summit, in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia, on Nov. 14, 2022. President Biden and other leaders of the Group of 20 leading economies will meet in Bali, a tropical island in Indonesia, this week. The gathering is the first G-20 summit since before the pandemic to include face-to-face talks between the leaders.  (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara, File)

At a glance

  • The man “instantly” moved to yank the producer “backwards by the backpack,” causing her to lose balance, according to a pool report Monday from an AFP reporter.
  • NBC News has identified the producer as ABC News’ Molly Nagle. In a separate pool report shared by the network, Nagle added that the man, “a member of the Chinese group,” also shouted at her as she was pulled backwards.
  • Biden later met with Xi on the sidelines of the Group of 20 summit in Bali, Indonesia.

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