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    Current Cases

    25.07.2018

    CURRENT CASES

    An outline of the latest complaints of citizens on print and online media reporting in Bosnia and Herzegovina


    MINISTRY OF FINANCE OF THE REPUBLIC OF SRPSKA - portal RTVBN.COM

    Complaint from the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Srpska regarding the title of the article "We have nothing to do with the MMF’s Analysis” published on the portal rtvbn.com on 01.07.2018.

    Self-regulation: Upon mediation of the Press Council in BiH, the title of the article "We have nothing to do with the MMF’s Analysis”, published on the portal rtvbn.com on 01.07.2018, was changed to   "We have nothing against the MMF’s Analysis”.


    MINISTRY OF FINANCE OF THE REPUBLIC OF SRPSKA

    Complaint from the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Srpska regarding the article “Tegeltija paid an Apartment 3,000€”,  published on the portal rtvbn.com on 02.07.2018.

    Self-regulation: Upon mediation of the Press Council in BiH, the article “Tegeltija paid an Apartment 3,000€”, from the 02.07.2018, was removed from the portal rtvbn.com.


    MR. BENJAMIN BUTKOVIĆ - portal KLIX.BA

    Complaint from Mr. Benjamin Butković regarding the article "Radoja advised that the BHRT Hosts do not war the Srebrenica Flower and now he is receiving Death Threats” published on the portal klix.ba on 12.07.2018.

    Self-regulation: Mr. Butković’s reaction was published on the portal klix.ba on 17.07.2018, under the title "Butković: I did not perform Mutiny, Radoja ordered that the Srebrenica Flower not be worn”.


    MR. HUSNIJA KUDIC - portal USN.BA

    Complaint from Mr. Hsnija Kudic regarding the article "Who is buying Farmers’ Votes in Krajina?!” published on the portal usn.ba 22.03.2018.
    Self-regulation: Upon mediation of the Press Council in BiH, Mr. Kudic’s denial was published on the portal usn.ba on 22.03.2018, under the title "Husnija Kudic’s Denial to the Story: ‘Who is trying to cheaply buy the Votes of Farmers in Krajina?’”.


    MR. HUSNIJA KUDIC - portal CAZIN.NET

    Complaint from Mr. Hsnija Kudic regarding the article "Fleka: Who is trying to cheaply buy the Votes of Farmers in Krajina?" published on the portal cazin.net on 21.03.2018.
    Self-regulation: Upon mediation of the Press Council in BiH, Mr. Kudic’s denial was published on the portal cazin.net on 22.03.2018, under the title “Denial to the Article: Who is trying to cheaply buy the Votes of Farmers in Krajina?”


     INDEPENDENT TRADE UNION OF THE BRCKO DISTRICT - portal RADIBRCKO.BA

    Complaint from the Independent Trade Union of the Brcko District regarding the article title "The ‘Independent Trade Union of the Brcko District’ harshly called-out Kalajdzic” published on 23.03.2018 on the portal radiobrcko.ba.

    Self-regulation: Upon mediation of the Press Council in BiH, Independent Trade Union of the Brcko District’ denial was published on the portal radiobrcko.ba on 26.03.2018 under the title “Initiative Committee of the Trade Union: Someone is speaking on our behalf”.


    MS. SNJEZANA KORDIC - magazine "STAV"

    Complaint from Ms. Snjezana Kordic regarding the article titled “Snjezana Kordic compared the BiH Constitution to Hitler’s Laws” published in the magazine “Stav” on 01.03.2018.

    Self-regulation: Upon mediation of the Press Council in BiH, Ms. Kordic’s denial was published in the magazine “Stav” on 29.03.2018 under the title “Snjezana Kordic replies to Hamza Ridzal’s Texts”.


    MS. SNJEZANA KORDIC - portal STAV.BA

    Complaint from Ms. Snjezana Kordic regarding the article titled “Snjezana Kordic compared the BiH Constitution to Hitler’s Laws” published on the portal stav.ba on 05.03.2018.

    Self-regulation: Upon mediation of the Press Council in BiH, Ms. Kordic’s denial was published on the portal stav.ba on 23.03.2018 under the title “Reaction: Snjezana Kordic replies to Hamza Ridzal’s Texts”.


    “BANOVICI” COAL MINE JSC - portal CAPITAL.BA

    Complaint from the “Banovici” Coal Mine JSC regarding the article titled "Banovici reduced Coal Deliveries, Block 6 of the Thermo-Electrical Plant in Tuzla shut down” published on 10.03.2018 on the portal capital.ba.
    Self-regulation: The denial from the “Banovici” Coal Mine JSC was published on the portal capital.ba on 13.03.2018, under the title "Director of the ‘Banovici’ Coal Mine: Tons are a Formality”.


    “BANOVICI” COAL MINE JSC - portal BALKANXP.COM

    Complaint from the “Banovici” Coal Mine JSC regarding the article titled "Banovici reduced Coal Deliveries, Block 6 of the Thermo-Electrical Plant in Tuzla shut down" published on 10.03.2018 on the portal balkanxp.com.
    Self-regulation: The denial from the “Banovici” Coal Mine JSC was published on the portal balkanxp.com on 12.03.2018, under the title "'Banovici' Coal Mine: Denial to the Writings of the Media".


    “BANOVICI” COAL MINE JSC - portal TIP.BA

    Complaint from the “Banovici” Coal Mine JSC regarding the article titled "Banovici reduced Coal Deliveries, Block 6 of the Thermo-Electrical Plant in Tuzla shut down?!" published on 11.03.2018 on the portal tip.ba.
    Self-regulation: The denial from the “Banovici” Coal Mine JSC was published on the portal tip.ba on 12.03.2018 under the title "Director of the Banovici Coal Mine Munever Cergic sent a Denial to TIP: 'Determine for Yourselves to what extent the Banovici Coal Mine and Mister Kukic participated in the 20 Million KM Loss of the BiH Electro-Distribution and the Kreka Mine’s Loss of 13.44 Million KM”.


    “BANOVICI” COAL MINE JSC - portal TUZLANSKI.BA

    Complaint from the “Banovici” Coal Mine JSC regarding the article titled "Banovici reduced Coal Deliveries, Block 6 of the Thermo-Electrical Plant in Tuzla shut down" published on 10.03.2018 on the portal tuzlanski.ba.
    Self-regulation:
    The denial from the “Banovici” Coal Mine JSC was published on the portal tuzlanski.ba on 12.03.2018 under the title "Director of the Banovici Coal Mine responded to the writings of Zurnal: Thank you Avdo Avdic on my behalf as well!”


    GENERAL-MAJOR DRAGAN VUKOVIC – portal DNEVNIK.BA

    Complaint from General-Major Dragan Vukovic regarding the article title "Soon a big NATO Exercise in Banja Luka: Aviation Squadron, Depleted Uranium and Media Preparation of Serbs in RS”, published on 20.02.2018 on the portal dnevnik.ba.

    Self-regulation: Upon mediation of the Press Council in BiH, General-Major Dragan Vukovic’s denial was published on the portal dnevnik.ba on 05.03.2018, under the title “General Vukovic’s Denial: I did not attend the Meeting in question about the NATO Exercise”.


    BH TELECOM WORKERS' SYNDICATE - portal VIJESTI.BA

    Complaint from the BH Telecom Worker’s Syndicate regarding the article published on 29.01.2018 on the portal vijesti.ba under the title “Enormous Income and Rude Privileges: The BH Telecom Syndicate does not protect Workers but Benefits”.

    Self-regulation: Upon mediation of the Press Council in BiH, the denial from the BH Telecom Worker’s Syndicate was published on the portal vijesti.ba on 29.01.2018 under the title “Denial from the BH Telecom’s Syndicate regarding the writings of Vijesti.ba”.


    BH TELECOM WORKERS' SYNDICATE - portal KLIX.BA

    Complaint from the BH Telecom Worker’s Syndicate regarding the article published on 28.01.2018 on the portal klix.ba under the title “Privileges the BH Telecom worries about: Children School Fees Reimbursements, Severance Pays up to 100,000 KM”.

    Self-regulation: Upon mediation of the Press Council in BiH, the denial from the BH Telecom Worker’s Syndicate was published on the portal klix.ba on 30.01.2018 under the title “BH Telecom Syndicate: The Alleged Secret Benefits are complete Lies and Nonsense”.


    PUBLIC HEALTH INSTITUTION “HEALTH CENTER” BRCKO - portal OTISAK.BA

    Complaint from the PHI “Health Center” Brcko regarding the article published on the portal otisak.ba on 07.02.2018, under the title "Health Center Brcko: Disciplinary Complaint due to a heavy Violation of Work Obligations".

    Self-regulation: The denial from the PHI “Health Center” Brcko was published on the portal otisak.ba under the title "Denial of the Health Center Brcko" on 12.02.2018.


    MINISTRY OF FINANCE OF THE RESPUBLIC OF SPRKA - portal ATVBL.COM

    Complaint from the Ministry of Finance of the RS regarding the article "Srpska is the only one taxing", published on the portal atvbl.com on 11.01.2018.

    Self-regulation: The denial from the Ministry of Finance of the RS was published on the portal atvbl.com on 12.01.2018, under the title "Srpska is the only one taxing the giving of property".


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