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Regional Platform for advocating media freedom and journalists’ safety is a network of journalist associations and media trade unions in Western Balkans countries established in January 2016 with the financial assistance of the European Union and within the EU Support to Regional Thematic Networks of Civil Society Organisations Program. more

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Jovanovic assassination: Lack of accountability leads to impunity

On May, 27 2020 Montenegro’s media community marks 16 years since Dusko Jovanovic, editor-in-chief of the ...

Belgrade court issues temporary ban against tabloid over claims about N1’s Cosic

BELGRADE, 29.05.2020. – A Belgrade court has temporarily banned a pro-government tabloid from publishing offensive claims ...

BH Journalists: Condemnation of threats against Nikola Vučić, N1 TV journalist, for posting on Twitter

SARAJEVO, 29.05.2020. – The Steering Committee of the BH Journalists Association and the Free Media Help ...

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BiH: Police to act promptly when journalists are threatened

Vanja Stokic, editor-in-chief of E-trafika portal received a message on her Facebook profile from a known ...

BiH: Police to act promptly when journalists are threatened

Serbia: Death threats to two journalists

Investigative journalist Slobodan Georgiev and a critical humoristic talk show host Ivan Ivanovic received online death ...

Serbia: Death threats to two journalists

Montenegro: Journalist arrested and pepper sprayed

Amid protest that turned violent Vecernje Novosti correspondent Velisa Kadic was arrested and his eyes were ...

Montenegro: Journalist arrested and pepper sprayed