Francis Shennan: The media coverage of the death of soldier, Lee Rigby

AN innocent man is knifed to death on the streets of a British city in an attack police described as “swift, vicious and cowardly”. The blows were so violent they penetrated from the back to the front of the body.

The story made five national newspapers, but not the front pages. This victim was not soldier, Lee Rigby, but 75 year-old Mohammed Saleem.

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