Verbal threat, Boban Karovic, Belgrade, 15.01.2018.

    Country SR
    Name and Surname Boban Karovic
    Gender Male
    Date 15/01/2018
    City / Location Belgrade
    Type of incident Other threats to journalists
    Type of media print
    Media name Kurir
    Source Independent Journalists Association of Serbia
    Was journalist`s association informed Yes
    What was journalists' association reaction President of IJAS publicly condemned threats to journalist Boban Karovic.
    Were authorities informed? Yes - Police

    According to the journalist Boban Karovic, after the announcement of the new cover page of Kurir for text in which is the statement of the former chief of the Criminal Police Directorate, politician Cedomir Jovanovic called the journalist and said that he had to give him exclusive information and asked for his address in order to “come or send someone to him”. The journalist refused to give him an address. And after that Jovanovic started to treat him and said: “…I’ll break your pussy. You and I will sort this thing out tonight”.