Attacks on journalists, Gordana Bjeletic, Niš, 02.05.2020.


    On May 2nd during the curfew, while reporting about gathering of a group of citizens (probably football fans) who intended to make a fire-show using torches (specific for football matches in Europe), journalist and editor of Juzne vesti Gordana Bjeletic who was on assignment and reported about  the event, along with photoreporter Vanja Keser, was attacked by a glass ( the glass was thrown at her) and next to them  a car  passed at a high speed.

    The incident was preceded by a conversation between journalist and members of the group. On journalist’s question one of them from the group answered with “because I didn’t ask you” and told the journalist to “put that camera down”.