Other threats to journalists, Branislav Sovljanski, Belgrade, 14.08.2020.

BELGRADE, August 14, 2020 – The editor of TV N1, Branislav Sovljanski’s,  tire was pierced in five places on his private car. The journalist found the vehicle with a damaged tire on August 14 in the morning in Palmira Toljatija Street near the building where he lives in Belgrade. The case was immediately reported to the police, and the journalist emphasized in the report that he suspected that it was done because of the journalistic work he was doing. The police reacted very quickly, conducted an investigation and collected the necessary data for further action.

According to the journalists, on Monday, August 17, the lawyers of N1 television also filed a criminal complaint against unidentified persons for attacking the property of  the journalist.


Contry SR
Name and Surname Branislav Šovljanski
Gender Male
Date 14/08/2020
City / Location Belgrade, Србија
Type of incident Other threats to journalists
By whom To journalists by citizens
Type of media Radio and television
Media name TV N1
Source TV N1
Was journalist`s association informed Yes
Were authorities informed? Case was reported to the police Case was reported to the Prosecutor’s Office