Stojne Miteva and Kire Pilichev, verbal threat, Novo Selo, 25.07.2017


The journalists were not permitted to report on the Municipality Council meeting and were verbally assaulted by the council member of VMRO DPMNE.

Contry MK
Name and Surname Stojce Miteva and Kire Pilichev
Gender Group
Date 25/07/2017
City / Location Ново Село, Macedonia (FYROM)
Type of incident Threats against the lives and limbs of journalists
By whom To journalists by citizens
Name of the perpetrator Kosta Poprizov
Type of media Radio and television online
Was journalist`s association informed Yes
What was journalists' association reaction AJM had a public reaction and condemned the incident. The incident was reported to MoI by the journalists.