Meri Jordanovska, verbal attack, Skopje, 12.01.2020 год.

Emil Jakimovski made threats and insults to journalist and deputy editor of “A1on” Meri Jordanovska. According to messages published by Jordanovska, the threatening person insulted her by threatening to “make her obituary”.

Contry MK
Name and Surname Meri Jordanovska
Gender Female
Date 12/01/2020
City / Location Скопје, North Macedonia
Type of incident Threats against the lives and limbs of journalists
By whom To journalists by citizens
Name of the perpetrator Emil Jakimovski
Type of media online
Media name А1он
Source A1on
Public prosecutor Emil Jakimovski, the former employee at the Central Registry, who issued threats and insult to journalists Meri Jordanovska and Iskra Koroveshovska, is taken into custody.
Legal closure Perpatrator is convicted
Legal closure decision Тhe offender has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.
Judiciary status Тhe offender has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.
Was journalist`s association informed Yes
What was journalists' association reaction
Were authorities informed? Case was reported to the police Case was reported to the Prosecutor’s Office Case was initiated ex officio by the Prosecutor’s Office