Attack on journalist, Jelena Jovanovic, Niksic, 14.03.2021.


“Vijesti” journalist Jelena Jovanović was hit in the head with a car wiper during last night’s celebration of the supporters of the “For the Future of Niksic” coalition.

Jovanovic found herself in a crowd in which one of those gathered in front of the headquarters of the coalition “For the Future of Niksic”, who previously tried to take off the policeman’s mask and pushed him away, hit her in the head with a wiper from the car.

The incident was previously broadcast live and during a broadcast on Vijesti Television.

Contry MN
Name and Surname Jelena Jovanović
Gender Female
Date 14/03/2021
City / Location Niksic, Montenegro
Type of incident Actual attacks on journalists
By whom To journalists by citizens
Type of media Radio and television online
Media name Vijesti
Source vijesti.me
Was journalist`s association informed Yes
What was journalists' association reaction TUMM reacted on attack on Jovanovic and demanded investigation.
Were authorities informed? Case was reported to the police