Sasa Lekovic

Association says journalists being threatened with impunity

The Croatian Journalists Association (HND) on Tuesday thanked domestic, foreign and international organisations and institutions for expressing concern about, as it said, the attempted murder of HND president Sasa Lekovic, but warned that journalists in Croatia have been receiving threats, including death threats, with impunity for quite some time.

Several clubs of deputies call for Media Committee session over HND president

Several parliamentary clubs of deputies on Friday called for an urgent thematic session of the parliamentary Media Committee following Croatian Journalists Association (HND) president Sasa Lekovic's post on his Facebook account that said that his car had been tampered with and that screws on one of his car's front wheels had been half-sawn.

Management rejects claims about worrying situation at HRT

The HRT management board said that the changes launched in the last two months were aimed at raising professional standards and financially stabilising the public broadcaster.

OSCE says media freedoms in Croatia threatened

Croatia belongs to a group of countries where freedom of the media is threatened, which was confirmed at the annual meeting of the European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) being held in Sarajevo, ...

HND president says attacks on media continue, next target is Hina

"The next decision is the non-adoption of the report on Hina's work. One should say that according to some estimates, 50% of news items in the Croatian media are actually Hina's news items that are copied by many web portals and other media," 

HND head says HNiP trying to introduce journalist servility

Despite their enormous effort, they have not been successful because as HND president I have been doing what I publicly promised, without any political motives or interference. 

HNiP says is exposed to HND president's attacks

"We are being exposed to public mud-slinging and now even 'on behalf of 600,000 members of the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ)', we are being accused of representing politically orchestrated journalism and of being totalitarians and careerists. 

Journalists Association president says Corps of Internet Journalists non-existent

Lekovic was responding to a press release in which the said Corps supported Culture Minister Zlatko Hasanbegovic's decision on Friday to dissolve the Non-Profit Media Commission.

Corps of Internet Journalists backs culture minister's decision

The Croatian Journalists Association's (HND) Corps of Internet Journalists on Saturday supported Culture Minister Zlatko Hasanbegovic's decision to dissolve the Non-Profit Media Commission, ...

Karamarko says government to introduce transparent media cofinancing

"I entirely refute criticism as well as insinuations by Croatian Journalists' Association president Sasa Lekovic who has called on me to replace Culture Minister Zlatan Hasenbegovic over the announced changes in the co-financing of associations and the media,"