Intimidation-verbal threats, property, surveillance, Dnevni avaz, Sarajevo, January 25,2016.

    Country BH
    Name and Surname [:ba]Group of journalists[:]
    Gender Group [:ba]Dnevni avaz[:]
    Date 25/01/2016
    City / Location [:ba]Sarajevo[:]
    Type of incident Threats against the lives and limbs of journalists
    By whom By public officials by policeman
    Name of the perpetrator [:ba]The State Investigation and Protection Agency (SIPA)[:]
    Type of media print online
    Media name [:ba]Daily news paper Dnevni avaz [:]
    Source [:ba]Mirela Kukan, a journalist from Dnevni avaz[:]
    Article and legislation violated (nationally) [:ba]Criminal code FBiH Article 185, Law on Criminal Procedure Article FBiH 231[:]
    Article of the European Convention of Human Rights that was violated [:ba]Artical 10,Artical 14[:]
    Public prosecutor Dismissed charges
    Public prosecutor [:ba]The prosecutor's office and the Agency SIPA denied decline in official premises ( newsroom of Dnevni avaz) [:]
    Legal closure Perpatrator is acquitted
    Perpatrator is acquitted.Description: [
    Judiciary status [:ba]on going [:]
    Was journalist`s association informed Yes
    What was journalists' association reaction [:ba]BHJA and FMHL reacted by press release; send requests to SIPA and the Prosecutor's Office to suspend the trial. Both institutions have denied that they did not search of the media newroom - they hoped the place ( flat) of media owner Fahrudin Radoncic, who were imprisoned and in this space. There was no public apology medium for infringement of media and journalists.[:]
    Were authorities informed? Yes - Police Yes - Public

    The Management Board of BH issued a press release in order to decline policemen SIPA s with rifles and fully armed to the premises of Dnevni Avaz.