Threats to media organizations, Antena M, Podgorica, 08.02.2024.

    Country MN
    Name and Surname Antena M
    Gender Group
    Date 08/02/2024
    City / Location Podgorica
    Type of incident Threats against media outlets and organizations
    Type of media online
    Media name Antena M
    Source Antena M
    Legal closure Charges dismissed
    Was journalist`s association informed No
    Were authorities informed? Case was reported to the Prosecutor’s Office

    Portal Borba filed a report against Antena M, Darko Šuković and Miljan Vešović to the Basic State Prosecutor’s Office (ODT) in Podgorica. The reason for the report was a text published on the Antena M portal entitled “How the Civil Conflict in Montenegro Begins” dated February 6, 2024. year, and which they state “contains hate speech”. The ODT confirmed to Borba that “a case has been formed and handed over to the acting prosecutor”.

    The acting prosecutor in the ODT concluded that there were no grounds for initiating criminal proceedings.