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Vandalizim i zyrës së QIKAs, Prishtinë, 12.06.2024

Asociacioni i Gazetarëve të Kosovës ka pranuar me shqetësim informatën se është vandalizuar logo e organizatës joqeveritare Qendra për Informim, Kritikë dhe Aksion – QIKA. Në njoftim, bëhet e ditur se vandalizimi i logos së organizatës ka ndodhur pas transmetimit të emisionit “Ngjyrat e dashurisë”, dhe vendosjes së flamurit të komunitetit LGBTIQ+, në ballkonin e QIKA-s. Për AGK-në, ky akt është i papranueshëm, i shëmtuar dhe sulm i drejtpërdrejt ndaj të drejtave të njeriut…

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Pengim në kryerjen e detyrës së mediave, Mitrovicë Veriore, 31.05.2024

Kolegë gazetarë të medieve në Gjuhën Shqipe dhe Serbe, janë larguar sot nga përcjellja e punimeve të Kuvendit Komunal të Mitrovicës Veriore. Sipas raportimeve, deri tek largimi ka ardhur pasi një aktiviste politike ka dashur të flasë në seancë, dhe me përjashtimin e saj, janë përjashtuar edhe gazetarët. AGK-ja, e dënon këtë vendim të këtij organi komunal, i cili shkon në kundërshtim me transparencën që nevojitet për diskutime për tema me rëndësi për të gjitha komunitetet që…

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Derogatory campaigns against Qendresa Krelani, Prishtinë, 20.05.2024

The sports journalist on the public television of Kosovo, RTK, Qendresa Krelani-Qeqa, is once again facing online derogatory campaigns. In some recently shared videos, the statement of the former coach of the Kosovo National Team, Ghila, who mentioned taking advice from Krelani about the formation in a match, is being highlighted disrespectfully. AJK strongly condemns these campaigns and urges all individuals, including colleagues in the sports industry, to put an immediate…

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Attacks towards journalist Ardiana Thaçi Mehmeti, Prishtinë, 07.05.2024

The Association of Journalists of Kosovo is extremely concerned about Kiks Kosova's reporting on the leak of journalist Ardiana Thaçi Mehmeti's phone number within the Albkings group. In the latest episode of Kiks Kosova, which is dedicated exclusively to the continuous harassment of journalist Thaçi Mehmeti by dozens of men who are part of this group, it is reported that her number was leaked as a sign of revenge for her previous reports about the Albkings. The journalist…

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Inciting language by MP Basha towards AJK and RTK, Prishtinë, 04.05.2024

Vetëvendosje’s MP, Dimal Basha, continued this weekend with inciting language towards both AJK and RTK. In the latest Facebook post, following the intimidation against RTK journalist, Basha openly shows a tendency to control the editorial content of the Public Broadcaster, interfering in what is considered a priority to be addressed and reported. He uses the same tactics towards AJK, trying to dictate what it should do and how it should behave. AJK's primary mission is the…

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Intimidation towards journalist Blerta Foniqi Kabashi, Prishtinë, 03.05.2024

On the day when the Reporters Without Borders report placed Kosovo in its worst position in a decade in terms of media freedom, the ruling party, Vetëvendosje demonstrated in practice the disturbing findings of this report. Vetevendosje MP Dimal Basha compared the Public Broadcaster, RTK, with the Serbian state television, RTS, when he was asked by journalist Blerta Foniqi Kabashi about the conditioning Kosovo's membership to the Council of Europe with establishing the…

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Insulting and threatening Language against journalist Lorik Gashi,Prishtinë, 25.04.2024

The Association of Journalists of Kosovo has received with concern the threats that have been made against the sports journalist/editor at Channel 10, Lorik Gashi. Gashi has shared the communication that Muhedin Ferati, the president of the club Phoenix, had with him on social networks, where he repeatedly insults and threatens him. "I will f*** your family members. Post the news, I will f*** your family members. I will say one more word to you, if you won't remove that fake…

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Threats towards Lajmi.net's journalists, Prizren, 04.04.2024

A team from the online portal Lajmi.net, consisting of journalist Selim Miftari and camera operator Pëparim Tufa, has been seriously threatened and hindered in their work. The incident occurred during a session at the Basic Court in Prizren. According to the media, a defendant with the initials V.H. obstructs the team's work in the presence of the case's judge, telling them not to record and erase the footage. During the incident, he took the camera from the camera operator…

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Physical attack against Lajmi.net journalists Prishtinë, 03.04.2024

Lajmi.net journalists, Fjolla Hyseni and Lindita Berisha were physically attacked today by a couple on Rruga C in Prishtina. In the disturbing footage published by the media, a woman and a man are seen attacking journalists and attempting to prevent them from filming. According to this media, the incident started when the taxi carrying the journalists blocked their path, leading to a physical confrontation first with the taxi driver. For the Association of Journalists of…

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Intimidation towards QIKAs journalists, Prishtinë, 13.03.2024

The Association of Journalists of Kosovo has received with concern information from colleagues at QIKA about the ongoing disturbing messages and visits they have received from a teacher (whose name is known to us) regarding a news story published in November of last year. In an email sent to AJK, QIKA informed about an alleged case of sexual harassment at the "Nazmi Zhegrova" school in the village of Stanoc i Ulët in the Municipality of Vushtrri. The case was initially…

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Intimidation of the journalist Lirim Mehmetaj, Prishtinë, 05.03.2024

The Association of Journalists of Kosovo has received with concern a statement made by journalist Lirim Mehmetaj of the Albanian Post regarding the summons issued to him as a defendant by the Basic Prosecutor's Office in Pristina. In the summons for presence on March 7, Mehmetaj is invited as a defendant for the criminal offense of "inciting discord and impatience" under Article 141 of the Penal Code. While AJK is waiting for official information, such a call to a journalist…

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Threats against Kallxo's team, Skënderaj, 26.02.2024

Today, journalist Adelina Ahmeti and cameraman Jetmir Hoxha of Kallxo.com were threatened by an individual with initials M.H in the village of Skënderaj, Klina e Mesme. The citizen obstructed the team while they were adressing the construction of a church in the village. According to this media, this person not only hindered their team but also used abusive and threatening words toward them. This was then reported to Skënderaj Police Station. “Walk away, I swear as long as I…

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Threats against journalist Korab Rexhepi, Prishtinë, 12.02.2024

Korab Rexhepi, a DTV journalist, received several threatening messages from a guy with the initials M.B. Rexhepi told the Association of Journalists of Kosovo that these threats were made after M.B.'s direct phone contact was cut short due to some banal expressions he made on the journalist's show. One of M.B.'s threatening messages states that the journalist "will disappear with his whole family." The Association of Journalists of Kosovo considers these threats to be…

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Derogatory campaign against journalist Saranda Ramaj and KTV, Prishtinë, 10.02.2024

The Association of Journalists of Kosovo has been closely following the campaign initiated by the leadership of the Municipality of Prishtina against journalist Saranda Ramaj and KTV television. This campaign is in response to the publication of a series of land-exchange articles. In a series of interviews, Mayor Pëparim Rama has accused KOHA of "disinformation", while the Director of Urban Planning in the Municipality of Prishtina, Doruntina Maloku, has also made serious…

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Threats against Periskopit,Prishtinë, 16.01.2024

AJK has been informed by the "Periskopi" portal about a threatening email they received regarding the publication of an article titled "Nine employees of the Faculty of Medicine receive salaries at University Clinical Center of Kosovo (QKUK) without working at all." On January 15, an email was sent demanding the removal of the news, stating "journalists, be careful what you write because many of you are going to be beheaded or your relatives will be taken captive.". AJK is…

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Obstructing the work of journalist Blerta Dalloshi Berisha, Fushë Kosovë, 28.12.2023

The Association of Journalists of Kosovo strongly condemns the unacceptable behavior of the close protection team of Prime Minister Albin Kurti towards journalist Blerta Dalloshi Berisha from TV Klan. In the video published by Dalloshi-Berisha, a member of the protection team, can be seen grabbing and pushing the journalist as she attempts to ask a question to the prime minister. Such mistreatment of journalists is completely unacceptable and only adds to the growing sense…

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Obstruction and attack against the journalist Rinë Haziri, Shtërpcë, 16.12.2023

Today, journalist Rînë Haziri from Lajmi.net was obstructed and attacked by a citizen while reporting from Brezovica. In the video published by the media, an individual can be heard telling journalist Haziri to stop recording. Furthermore, it is known that the same person got out of the car and forcefully took the phone from the journalist's hand while using threatening language towards her. The editors of Lajmi.net have informed AJK that the case has also been reported to…

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Threats against the lives and physical safety of journalist, Fatlum Berisha, Prishtinë, 14.12.2023

Journalist Fatlum Berisha has reported receiving death threats on TikTok … According to the statement delivered to the Association of Journalists of Kosovo, an account left comments on the journalist's videos, including comments such as "I should have given you 31 bullets." Journalist Berisha also reported the case to the Kosovo Police. The Association of Journalists of Kosovo expresses its concern regarding the threats against journalist Berisha. We call upon the Kosovo…

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Verbal threats to journalist Burim Pacolli, Prishtinë, 14.12.2023

Burim Pacolli, a journalist at Nacionale, has received threats from an individual via the social network Instagram. The person with the nickname "Edon Edon", first threatened the journalist through comments, and then on his profile, he posted a story requesting people to find Pacolli's home location. In the email sent to the Association of Journalists of Kosovo, Pacolli stated that the case had also been reported to the Kosovo Police. AJK is concerned by the increasing…

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Obstructing the work of journalist Behare Bajraktari, Prishtinë, 01.12.2023

The Association of Journalists of Kosovo expresses its concern regarding the accusations made by journalist Behare Bajraktari of Radio Kosovo regarding her working conditions. In her complaint, Bajraktari stated that her personal and work belongings were taken from her office this week, shortly after her radio show was cut off. The radio station's management stated that they immediately notified the journalist about the relocation. Furthermore, they said that the show's…

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