Actual attack, Milan Jovanovic, Belgrade, 12.12.2018.

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.

Contry SR
Name and Surname Milan Jovanovic
Gender Male
Date 12/12/2018
City / Location Belgrade, Serbia
Type of incident Actual attacks on journalists
Type of media online
Media name Zig info
Source Zig info
Was journalist`s association informed Yes
What was journalists' association reaction Media coalition strongly condemned the attack on the house and demanded from the police and the prosecution to promptly investigate this crime. Regional Platform was reacted and requested from the competent authorities of the Republic of Serbia to give this case a priority status.
Were authorities informed? Case was reported to the police