Threats against the lives and limbs of journalists, Kenan Ćosić, O kanal, Sarajevo, 12.01.2023.

    Country BH
    Name and Surname Kenan Ćosić
    Gender Male
    Date 12/01/2023
    City / Location Sarajevo
    Type of incident Threats against the lives and limbs of journalists
    By whom To journalists by citizens
    Type of media Radio and television
    Media name O kanal
    Was journalist`s association informed Yes
    Were authorities informed? Case was reported to the police

    The threats are addressed to the editorial office of the O channel (O kanal) from Sarajevo and to journalist Kenan Ćosić, after this TV station broadcast an interview with Boris Malagurski, the director of the film “Republika Srpska: The Struggle for Freedom”.

    Due to the decision to conduct an interview with Malagurski, journalist Ćosić and O channel have been exposed to numerous threats and insults on social networks, which include monstrous death threats, calls for violence and lynching of Ćosić and his family members.