Slovenian politician: Balkans have issue with free media
Tanja Fajon, a Slovenian politician and a member of the European Parliament said on Tuesday that the last week’s attack on a Montenegrin journalist showed in which circumstances investigative reporters there work.
She said that all countries in the Balkans faced problems with media freedom and that she has been constantly warning about that.
“I want to join the most severe condemnations of the attack on Olivera Lakic and to express the hope that this case will be solved and the perpetrators punished,” Fajon told the Radio Free Europe (RFE) in an interview.
She added that free media were crucially important for a healthy democracy and thus this case was a clear violation of the values the European...