Reporter gets slapped in her face during live television broadcast and continues as if nothing happened

Anna Baranova being slapped in the face 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A female television reporter got slapped in the face during a live new report on the streets of France.

RT reporter Anna Baranova, was covering the protests in Paris on Tuesday, when a masked protester came up behind her and struck her in the face.

Another protester applauded the attack. Luckily, Baranova was wearing a helmet and she did not suffer any serious injuries.

The video of the attack was uploaded to the Internet, where it went viral. Surprisingly, Baranova shrugged off the attack and continued with her report as if nothing happened.

The attack unfolded as a crowd of people were protesting reforms to the labor law.