Attacks on journalists, Marijana Kutlača, Zemun, 05/27/2022.

    Country SR
    Name and Surname Marijana Kutlača
    Gender Female
    Date 27/05/2022
    City / Location Zemun
    Type of incident Actual attacks on journalists
    By whom To journalists by citizens
    Type of media print
    Media name Novosti
    Source UNS
    Was journalist`s association informed Yes
    Were authorities informed? Case was reported to the police Case was reported to the Prosecutor’s Office

    The journalist of Novosti, Marijana Kutlača, was attacked on the Ugrinovački road in Zemun when she was returning from work, trying to film the incident that happened on the road, when a three-member family in the midst of an argument stopped a car on the road and blocked the passage of other vehicles. On that occasion, Marijana Kutlača was attacked by a girl from the car, that physically assaulted her.

    The journalist told UNS: “Everything happened suddenly and unprovoked, because I didn’t want any conflict with them.” I just slipped away and took photos of the damaged bus and the girl came up and slapped me and then started pulling my hair.”