Cameraman Meriton Dajakaj informed AJK that owners of Ekonomia Online denied him the right to use the break during working hours and the owner insulted and attempted to hit him.
The Editor in Chief of the Info Cnetrala portal, Anita Djukic, received a series of insults and threats in comments below the text posted on the site of that media. Although the text was not signed in, anonymous commentators linked her with the authorship of the text, threatened and wrote that they knew where she lives.
The Association of Journalists of Kosovo (AGK) opposes the language used by the Chief of Cabinet of the Minister of Education, Science and Technology, Baton Dushi, who has insulted journalist Edona Kutleshi regarding the publication of article “Chief of Cabinet of Minister Bytyqi has coffee business with MEST”, published on 06.11.2018, in the newspaper “Koha Ditore”. Dushi through a post on the social network Facebook has used offensive words towards journalist Kutleshi calling it “a monster” and “not professional”. “I’m sorry to have become the prey of such a monster! Worse, we have such a non-professional journalist. Instead of being really investigative, unfortunately she became a media sludge!”, Dushi wrote.
Zeljko Matorcevic was attacked by an unidentified young man on Tuesday morning who first followed him, then suddenly hit him at the head, and when Matorcevic fell to the ground he continued to hit him. Matorcevic suffered serious body injuries: his cheekbone was broken and in the following days he would undergo a surgical procedure.
On a Friday night (28-29 September), two men tried to open a window on the ground floor of Marić- Banje’s house but escaped when they noticed that someone from the house heard them. The perpetrators have written “Hijena” on the house, which is the same word that Marić Banje journalists have received several times via social networks due to her writing. On Saturday morning, September 29, police officers of the Second Police Station Split came to the journalist’s house and took statements.
On social networks as well as inbox mobile threats came to the editor of the Informative program in BHRT Marko Radoja, after he recommended that hosts do not wear a silvery flower on the rim, that is a symbol for memorial on the victims of the Srebrenica Genocide.
From confidential sources close to the police circles, journalist Milanka Kovacevic was instructed to “keep an eye out ” for possible revenge for the texts published on the Portal Direkt that dealt with problems in the Police Department Trebinje.
Due to a series of texts about events at the University of Kragujevac after the replacement of the rector Nebojsa Arsenijevic and the election of a new management known for participation in the “Index” affair, journalist Zoran Radovanovic was threatened by certain Mica Stojanovic, according to newspaper Danas. He told the journalist: “Take care what you do!”.
The journalist Igor Besermenji received a threat via social network Instagram.