Verbal threats, Dragan Janjic, Belgrade, 09.04.2019.


Facebook page Srbija NASA zemlja published a post about the editor in chief of News agency Beta Dragan Janjic, stating that against him are filed criminal charges for “demolition of the constitutional order” because he “gave media support to the coup attempt and to the demolition of the constitutional order of the Republic of Serbia”. This was followed by numerous threatening comments: “Everyone who works against the state on the wall”.

 

 

Contry SR
Name and Surname Dragan Janjic
Gender Male
Date 09/04/2019
City / Location Belgrade, Serbia
Type of incident Threats against the lives and limbs of journalists
Media name News agency Beta
Source Danas
Public prosecutor An official note was passed that there is no need to launch criminal proceedings.
Was journalist`s association informed Yes
Were authorities informed? Case was reported to the Prosecutor’s Office