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journalists and media workers were killed during and after the violent breakup of Yugoslavia. Only one person has ever been convicted under a final verdict of responsibility for any of these killings.

Jordi Pujol

Puente

Date of death:

May 17, 1992

Media outlet:

Associated Press news agency and Avui

Status of the investigation:

Never opened
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Milan

Pantic

Date of death:

June 11, 2001

Media outlet:

Vecernje novosti

Status of the investigation:

Ongoing
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Slavko

Curuvija

Date of death:

April 11, 1999

Media outlet:

Dnevni Telegraf

Status of the investigation:

First-instance verdict quashed
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Nogin &

Kurinnoy

Date of death:

September 1, 1991

Media outlet:

All-Russia State TV and Radio Broadcasting Company

Status of the investigation:

Ongoing
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Kjasif

Smajlovic

Date of death:

April 9, 1992

Media outlet:

Oslobodjenje

Status of the investigation:

Undisclosed
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Slavuj &

Perenic

Missing since:

August 21, 1998

Media outlet:

Radio Pristina

Status of the investigation:

Dismissed
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Enver

Maloku

Date of death:

January 11, 1999

Media outlet:

Kosovo Information Centre

Status of the investigation:

Ongoing
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Afrim

Maliqi

Date of death:

December 2, 1998

Media outlet:

Bujku

Status of the investigation:

Unknown
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Salko

Hondo

Date of death:

July 16, 1992

Media outlet:

Oslobodjenje

Status of the investigation:

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Shefki

Popova

Date of death:

September 10, 2000

Media outlet:

Rilindja

Status of the investigation:

Ongoing
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Radislava

Vujasinovic

Date of death:

April 8, 1994

Media outlet:

Duga

Status of the investigation:

Ongoing
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Sinisa

Medic

Date of death:

April 23, 1999

Media outlet:

RTS and Studio B

Status of the investigation:

Open
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Paul

Jenks

Date of death:

January 17, 1992

Media outlet:

European Pressphoto Agency (EPA)

Status of the investigation:

Never opened
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Pavo

Urban

Date of death:

December 6, 1991

Media outlet:

Dubrovacki Vjesnik

Status of the investigation:

Unknown
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Egon

Scotland

Date of death:

July 26, 1991

Media outlet:

Sueddeutsche Zeitung

Status of the investigation:

One person convicted
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Sinisa

Glavasevic

Date of death:

November 20, 1991

Media outlet:

Radio Vukovar

Status of the investigation:

Never opened
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All journalists killed
in the Balkans since the 1990s

Each journalist is listed by name and
the country in which they died.
If you know of someone who you believe should be on
this list, contact us at editor@birn.eu.com.