Threats against the lives and limbs of journalists, Irfan Maliqi, Viti, 08. 05. 2019.


 

Through false Facebook accounts, Irfan Maliqi, a journalist at Plus Television, is threatened. He wrote two articles about coming back of women from the conflict in Syria and another about the thefts phenomenon that happened recently in the town of Vitia. He received two threatening messages from different fake accounts. One of the suspects is a known person for Kosovo Police, and one of them not.

Contry KO
Name and Surname Irfan Maliqi
Gender Male
Date 08/05/2019
City / Location
Type of incident Threats against the lives and limbs of journalists
By whom To journalists by citizens
Type of media Radio and television
Media name Plus Television
Source Facebook
Was journalist`s association informed Yes
What was journalists' association reaction AJK reacted through social media. It invited the Prosecutor and Kosovo Police to investigate the threaten.
Were authorities informed? Case was reported to the police