The journalist was attacked by members of the private security agency “Nikob”, while she was reporting on the celebration of “Vodici” in Skopje.
According to the newsroom of Slobodna Subotica, because of the writing and publishing of information about abuses, nepotism, and corruption in the City Hall, for some time they have suffered insults and threats, which have become intensified. According to the newsroom, Branko Ćirjaković, a member of National Liberal Movement, told in front of the witnesses that he would “slapped Branko Žujović”, the editor-in-chief of the portal, and he threated Žujović before on Facebook.
On his Facebook profile Branko Ćirjaković, a member of the National Liberation Movement, sent a threat to journalist Milutin Mitiric and insulted him. Metric told to IJAS that Cirijakovic told him that he doesn’t mention his father, because he breaks legs to those who are like him. He gave him a two-day deadline to apologize to his father, if he didn’t do that, they will meet somewhere in the city and solve it.
At the annual press conference, Chairman of the BiH Presidency Milorad Dodik verbally attacked a journalist from BN television and correspondent from Sarajevo, Slađana Jašarević. Dodik qualified the BN television as “the destroyer of Republika Srpska”.
Journalist Ivana Vucicevic received threat via social network Facebook. As UNS stated, the journalist told that after Goran Vesic announced on Facebook that Aleksandar Vucic would come to Studio B, she received a threat from an unknown person that she will be “swallowed by the darkness”.
A man burst into the Info Centar Jug portal’s offices in the town of Lebane, hurling insults at editor in chief Zaklina Cvetkovic Mladenovic and then threatening to set fire to her car.
As Serbia faces citizens’ street protests against the current government, Tatjana Vojtehovski, journalist and an author of TV programmes, publicly commented the events. Her public reactions caused a new wave of threats via social media, including hideous threats against her life and the life and wellbeing of her daughter.
Vladimir Susak, a journalist from Banja Luka was arrested today by the Police Officials in Banja Luka while taking a photo of Davor Dragicevic (person organizing protest aimed on urging authorities to solve the murder of his son) who, at this time, was in an ambulance car that were taking him from the Police Station where he had previously been interrogated.
Unidentified persons torched the home of the journalist Milan Jovanovic in Grocka. Jovanovic stated that the video surveillance from the neighborhood recorded two masked men throwing flammable devices into the garage before the fire engulfed the building. Jovanovic’s home has been destroyed in the fire.