Other threats to journalists, by doctor Alketa Ymeri Pere, 27.06.2024, Tirana

    Country AL
    Name and Surname Group of Journalists
    Gender Group Group of Journalists
    Date 27/06/2024
    City / Location Tirana
    Type of incident Other threats to journalists
    By whom To journalists by citizens
    Media name Report TV
    Source https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O9hAfmx2ax0
    Legal closure Ongoing (or case not closed)
    Was journalist`s association informed Yes
    Were authorities informed? Case was not reported to the police

    After the recent scandal at the Oncology Hospital in Tirana, Doctor Alketa Ymeri Pere addressed journalists in unethical and intimidating language during an interview.

    Dr. Alketa Ymeri Pere, a doctor at the Oncology Hospital, has broken her silence regarding the scandal involving the treatment of cancer patients. However, instead of addressing the scandal directly, she expressed anger towards journalists for publishing unflattering photos of her in the media.

    `You journalists have upset me by distorting my photos. Ethics should be maintained because that’s what you’re trained for.` stated Ms. Ymeri Pere.

    Source – Report TV, full video here.