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    Current Cases

    15.02.2019

    CURRENT CASES

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

    Mr. Semir PAŠANBEGOVIĆ - daily “Oslobođenje”

    Complaint from Mr. Pašanbegović regarding the article titled “The BH Prosecution did not open an Investigation due to the Ammunition Theft” published on 05.01.2019 in the daily "Oslobođenje". The complaint regards content from the article.

    In process…


    Mr. Muamer FAZLAGIĆ - daily “Oslobođenje”

    Complaint from Mr. Fazlagić regarding the article titled “The BH Prosecution did not open an Investigation due to the Ammunition Theft” published on 05.01.2019 in the daily "Oslobođenje". The complaint regards content from the article.

    In process…


    Mr. Zdenko ŠANJE - daily “Oslobođenje”

    Complaint from Mr. Šanje regarding the article titled  “The BH Prosecution did not open an Investigation due to the Ammunition Theft” published on 05.01.2019 in the daily "Oslobođenje". The complaint regards content from the article.

    In process…


    Mr. Semir PAŠANBEGOVIĆ - Portal oslobodjenje.ba

    Complaint from Mr.  Pašanbegovića regarding the article titled “Svevlad Hoffmann: The BH Prosecution did not open an Investigation due to the Ammunition Theft” published on 05.01.2019 on the portal oslobodjenje.ba. The complaint regards content from the article.

    In process…


     Mr. Muamer FAZLAGIĆ - Portal oslobodjenje.ba

    Complaint from Mr.  Fazlagić regarding the article titled “Svevlad Hoffmann: The BH Prosecution did not open an Investigation due to the Ammunition Theft”  published on 05.01.2019 on the portal oslobodjenje.ba. The complaint regards content from the article.

    In process…


    Mr. Zdenko ŠANJE - Portal oslobodjenje.ba

    Complaint from Mr.  Šanje regarding the article titled “Svevlad Hoffmann: The BH Prosecution did not open an Investigation due to the Ammunition Theft”  published on 05.01.2019 on the portal oslobodjenje.ba. The complaint regards content from the article.

    In process…


    Central Bank of BiH - Portal atvbl.com

    Complaint from the BiH Central Bank regarding the article titled  “ATV has been awaiting the response from the Central Bank for two Months already” published on 07.02.2019 on the portal atvbl.com. The complaint regards content from the article.

    In process…


    Central Bank of BiH - Portal atvbl.com

    Complaint from the BiH Central Bank regarding the article titled “The ‘Empowered Person’, has four Points, and the ‘Responsible Person’ Zero” published on 05.02.2019 on the portal atvbl.com. The complaint regards content from the article.

    In process…


    Mr. Rasim SINANOVIĆ - Portal dnevno.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Sinanović regarding the article titled “Chronicles of the Balkan Money Launderer (and Potential Terrorist)!?” published on 05.09.2018 on the portal dnevno.ba. The complaint regards content from the article.

    In process…


     Mr. Mensur SEFEROVIĆ - Portal normal.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Seferović regarding the article titled “THE CASE OF THE MOST USEFUL MEMBER OF SDA SANSKI MOST Mensur Seferović Kamber who molded himself for future Mayor, and that is why his Biography has to be ironed out, so that the Clerics could vote for a Careerist from the top Rank” published on 22.01.2019 on the portal normal.ba. The complaint regards content from the article.

    Self-regulation: Upon mediation of the Press Council in BiH, the denial was published on 05.02.2019 under the title  “DENIAL  Seferović again claims that he is a Saint and that what is published about him are Lies” .


     Mr. Slobodan ŽALICA - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Žalica regarding the article titled “Balance of Power amongst NATO and Russia: Why is the Alliance the only safe option for BiH”
    published on  28.01.2019 on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards content from the article.

    In process…


     Mr. Slobodan ŽALICA - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Žalica regarding the article titled “Dodik one thing, Trump the another: Stoltenberg said that I am responsible for strengthening NATO” published on 27.01.2019 on the portal klik.ba. The complaint regards content from the article.

    In process…


      Mr. Jurica GUDELJ - Portal slobodna-bosna.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Gudelj regarding the article titled "Such Narcissism from Aleksandar Stanković: He made it to where ‘USP Journalists’ are protecting him from Pilsel and Duhaček!" published on 22.01.2019 on the portal slobodna-bosna.ba. The complaint regards content from the article.

    In process…


     Mr. Jurica GUDELJ - Portal slobodna-bosna.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Gudelj regarding the article titled "When due to Komsic you turn HRT into a Viper: Aco, bro, my superficial Boxer!” published on 21.01.2019 on the portal slobodna-bosna.ba. The complaint regards content from the article.

    In process…


     Demokratska fronta (Democratic Front)  - Portal poskok.info

    Complaint from the Democratic Front regarding the article titled "All of Komšić’s Lies from ‘Sunday at 2%’: Daughter” published on 21.01.2019 on the portal poskok.info. The complaint regards content from the article.

    Self-regulation: Upon mediation of the Press Council in BiH, the article was removed from the portal poskok.info.


    Mr. Slobodan ŽALICA - Portal avaz.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Žalica regarding the article titled "Ricki Martin admitted: I like it when I urinate on my Husband" published on 13.01.2019 on the portal avaz.ba. The complaint regards content from the article.

    In process…


     Mr. Ensar  MEMIĆ - Portal  klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Memić regarding a comment published under the article titled "A Man died when Sacks with Material for Covering Roads in the Winter fell on Him" published on 20.01.2019 on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards comments posted by visitor  “BiceRepriza95''

    In process…


    Mr. Mensur SEFEROVIĆ - Portal Normala.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Seferović regarding the article titled  “Kamber’s SuperMensur Bureaucrat and Careerist Seferovic who is in SDA until Sarajevo, took away everything from Public Institutions and Companies, as well as Sports and Humanitarian Organizations, he is the incarnation of everything the people knew” published on 10.01.2019 on the portal Normal.ba. Complaint due to statements from the article.

    Self-regulation: The denial was published on the portal normala.ba 15.01.2018 under the title "DENIAL from Mensur Seferović : I am and am not in Positions, what do I know and so on…"


     Ms.  Borka RUDIĆ - Portal dnevnik.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Rudić regarding the article titled  “All Unitarian masks are off: Covic and RS Day is not the issue for Bosniaks but the Croats in BiH are” published on 10.01.2019 on the portal dnevnik.ba. Complaint due to hate speech and incitement. 

    Complaint upheld: The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found breach of General Provisions, paragraph 1; Article 2 - Editorial Responsibility and Article 3 - Accuracy and Fair Reporting of the Press Code of BiH.


     Ms.  Borka RUDIĆ - Portal dnevnik.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Rudić regarding the article titled  “Is the ‘boing’ memorandum a Bosniak plot: Politically liquidate Croats in BiH and euthanize Croatia” published on 11.01.2019 on the portal dnevnik.ba. Complaint due to hate speech and incitement.

    Complaint upheld: The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found breach of General Provisions, paragraph 1; Article 2 - Editorial Responsibility and Article 3 - Accuracy and Fair Reporting of the Press Code of BiH.


     Ms.  Borka RUDIĆ - Portal dnevnik.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Rudić regarding the article titled  “Letter of a reader from Tuzla: Croats are being abused, incidents are daily, the lives of my dearest ones are endangered” published on 11.01.2019 on the portal dnevnik.ba. Complaint due to hate speech and incitement.

    Complaint not upheld: The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found not breaches of the Press Code of BiH.


     Ms.  Borka RUDIĆ - Portal dnevnik.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Rudić regarding the article titled  “The whole of the Desperation and Hypocrisy of today’s Politics from Sarajevo is summarized in the Media Operation ‘January 9’” published on 10.01.2019 on the portal dnevnik.ba. Complaint due to hate speech and incitement.

    Complaint not upheld: The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found not breaches of the Press Code of BiH.


     Mr. Ali MAHMUTĆEHAJIĆ - Facebook page "Radio Sarajevo"

    Complaint from Mr. Mahmutćehajić regarding a comment on the article  “Dodik: Establishment of a Kosovo Army is a direct Hit on the Stability and Pease in the Region” published on 14.12.2018 on the Facebook page "Radio Sarajevo". The complaint regards the comment by portal visitor  "Sedad Dubičić".

    Out of jurisdiction: The Press Council in BiH is not responsible for complaints regarding content published on social networks.


    Mr. Ali MAHMUTĆEHAJIĆ - Facebook Page "Večernji list"

    Complaint from Mr. Mahmutćehajić regarding a comment on the article titled “The Declaration is a huge turn for Zagreb” published on 12.12.2018 on the Facebook page "Večernji list". The complaint regards comment IV by portal visitor "Josip Kralj".

    Out of jurisdiction: The Press Council in BiH is not responsible for complaints regarding content published on social networks.


    Mr. Ali MAHMUTĆEHAJIĆ - Facebook Page "Večernji list"

    Complaint from Mr. Mahmutćehajić regarding a comment on the article titled “The Declaration is a huge turn for Zagreb”  published on 12.12.2018 on the Facebook page "Večernji list". The complaint regards comment III by portal visitor "Josip Kralj".

    Out of jurisdiction: The Press Council in BiH is not responsible for complaints regarding content published on social networks.


    Mr. Ali MAHMUTĆEHAJIĆ - Facebook page "Večernji list"

    Complaint from Mr. Mahmutćehajić regarding a comment on the article titled “The Declaration is a huge turn for Zagreb”  published on 12.12.2018 on the Facebook page "Večernji list". The complaint regards comment II by portal visitor "Marko Marić".

    Out of jurisdiction: The Press Council in BiH is not responsible for complaints regarding content published on social networks.


    Mr. Ali MAHMUTĆEHAJIĆ - Facebook Page "Večernji list"

    Complaint from Mr. Mahmutćehajić regarding a comment on the article titled “The Declaration is a huge turn for Zagreb”  published on 12.12.2018 on the Facebook page "Večernji list". The complaint regards comment II by portal visitor "Josip Kralj".

    Out of jurisdiction: The Press Council in BiH is not responsible for complaints regarding content published on social networks.


    Mr. Ali MAHMUTĆEHAJIĆ - Facebook page "Večernji list"

    Complaint from Mr. Mahmutćehajić regarding a comment on the article titled “The Declaration is a huge turn for Zagreb”  published on 12.12.2018 on the Facebook page "Večernji list". The complaint regards comment I by portal visitor "Marko Marić".

    Out of jurisdiction: The Press Council in BiH is not responsible for complaints regarding content published on social networks.


    Mr. Ali MAHMUTĆEHAJIĆ - Facebook Page „Večernji list"

    Complaint from Mr. Mahmutćehajić regarding a comment on the article titled “The Declaration is a huge turn for Zagreb” published on 12.12.2018 on the Facebook page "Večernji list”. The complaint regards comment I by portal visitor "Josip Kralj".

    Out of jurisdiction: The Press Council in BiH is not responsible for complaints regarding content published on social networks.


    Mr. Ali MAHMUTĆEHAJIĆ - Facebook page "Nezavisne novine"

    Complaint from Mr. Mahmutćehajić regarding a comment on the article titled “The Gathering at the Krajina Square is over: ‘Such Gatherings will be no more’” published on 30.12.2018 on the Facebook page "Nezavisne novine". The complaint regards the comment by portal visitor  "Samir Jašarević".

    Out of jurisdiction: The Press Council in BiH is not responsible for complaints regarding content published on social networks.


    Mr. Ali MAHMUTĆEHAJIĆ - Facebook page "Nezavisne novine"

    Complaint from Mr. Mahmutćehajić regarding a comment on the article titled  “Dacic: Fortunately we never joined with Montenegro” published on 28.12.2018 on the Facebook page "Nezavisne novine". The complaint regards the comment by portal visitor  "Adis Adisović".

    Out of jurisdiction: The Press Council in BiH is not responsible for complaints regarding content published on social networks.


    Mr. Ali MAHMUTĆEHAJIĆ - Facebook page "Nezavisne novine"

    Complaint from Mr. Mahmutćehajić regarding a comment on the article  “BH Prosecution: A Suit against Ramiz Drekovic has been filed” published on 27.12.2018 on the Facebook page "Nezavisne novine". The complaint regards the comment by portal visitor  "Andrej Vulić".

    Out of jurisdiction: The Press Council in BiH is not responsible for complaints regarding content published on social networks.


    Mr. Ali MAHMUTĆEHAJIĆ - Facebook page "Nezavisne novine"

    Complaint from Mr. Mahmutćehajić regarding a comment on the article titled “This is how the Police ‘fights’ Migrants in Bihac” published on 06.12.2018 on the Facebook page "Nezavisne novine". The complaint regards the comment by portal visitor  "Mila Nadin".

    Out of jurisdiction: The Press Council in BiH is not responsible for complaints regarding content published on social networks.

     

    Ms.  Elma ZEKOVIĆ - Daily "Dnevni avaz"

    Complaint from Ms. Zeković regarding the article titled  “Drama in the ‘Apartment of Death’”. Complaint due to statements from the article.

    Complaint not sent on time: The complainant submitted the complaint after the expiration of the complaints period stipulated by the complaints procedure of the Press Council in BiH.


    Ms.  Elma ZEKOVIĆ - Portal avaz.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Zeković regarding the article titled  “A Man has overdosed on Speed in the Camper-Trailer of Suljo Domac” published on 24.10.2018 on the portal avaz.ba. Complaint due to statements from the article.

    Complaint upheld: The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found breach of Article 5 - Accuracy and Fair Reporting of the Press Code of BiH.


     Ms.  Elma ZEKOVIĆ - Portal avaz.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Zeković regarding the article titled  “Who sold the deadly Speed to Emir Zekovic?” published on 25.10.2018 on the portal avaz.ba. Complaint due to statements from the article.

    Complaint upheld: The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found breach of Article 9 - Privacy, of the Press Code of BiH


     Ms.  Elma ZEKOVIĆ - Portal avaz.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Zeković regarding the article titled  “Suljo Domac stole Electricity then burned the Camper-Trailer: The Apartment of Death burned down” published on 06.01.2019 on the portal avaz.ba. Complaint due to statements from the article.

    Complaint not upheld: The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found not breaches of the Press Code of BiH.


     Mr. Ensar MEMIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Memić regarding a comment on the article titled   “New York will be required to have mandatory Baby Change Tables in Men’s Restrooms” published on 05.01.2019 on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment by portal visitor  "UzmiMujoBonu".

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed from the article and visitor "UzmiMujoBonu" was permanently banned from the portal.


     Mr. Ensar MEMIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Memić regarding a comment on the article titled   “Patriarch Irinej: Albania will take over the holiest Serb land” published on 05.01.2019 on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment by portal visitor  "UzmiMujoBonu".

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed from the article and visitor "UzmiMujoBonu" was permanently banned from the portal.


     Mr. Ensar MEMIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Memić regarding a comment on the article  “Suzana Radovanovic: The Policy acted correctly, I hope they are speedy in the Case of David’s Murder” published on 04.01.2019 on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment by portal visitor  "HajteDolamKodSrba".

    In process…


     Ms.  Nasiha POZDER - Portal slobodna-bosna.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Pozder regarding the article titled  “First big reform move of Nasa Stranka (Our Party): Nasiha Pozder increased the pay of Sabina Cudic, retroactively” published on 29.12.2018 on the portal slobodna-bosna.ba. Request for publication of a denial.

    Self-regulation: Upon mediation of the Press Council in BiH, the denial was published on the portal slobodna-bosna.ba on 09.01.2018 under the title "Denial from Nasiha Pozder: 'Due to the refusal of the presiding to convene an assembly’…"


    Mr. Saša LAZIĆ - Portal nezavisne.com

    Complaint from Mr. Lazića regarding a comment on the article titled “The Citizens are forming a protest march again this evening in Banja Luka” published on 28.12.2018 on the portal nezavisne.com. The complaint regards the comment by portal visitor  "PMK".

    In process…


     International University in Travnik  - Portal slobodna-bosna.ba

    Complaint from the International University in Travnik  regarding the article titled  “If they do not pull us out, nobody will: Today we will get the first Minister with a Diploma from Travnik” published on 26.12.2018 on the portal slobodna-bosna.ba. Complaint regards the published content.

    Complaint upheld: The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found violation of  Article 7 - Opportunity to Reply, of the Press Code of BiH.


     Ms.  Demila GABRIEL - Portal avaz.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Gabriel regarding the article titled “BH Skies will be taken over by Sulejman el-Šidi” published on 24.12.2018 on the portal avaz.ba. Request for publication of a denial.

    Complaint not upheld: The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found no violation  of the Press Code of BiH.


     Ms.  Demila GABRIEL - Daily "Dnevni avaz"

    Complaint from Ms. Gabriel regarding the article titled  “BH Skies will be taken over by Sulejman el-Šidi” published on 24.12.2018 in the daily "Dnevni avaz". Request for publication of a denial.

    Complaint not upheld: The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found no violation  of the Press Code of BiH.


     FK Željezničar - Portal inforadar.ba

    Complaint from FK Željezničar regarding the article titled “Reaction of the Citizens’ Association of the Football Club Zeljeznicar” published on 20.12.2018 on the portal inforadar.ba. Request for publication of the reaction in its entirety.

    Complaint upheld:  The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found violation of  Article 7 - Opportunity to Reply, of the Press Code of BiH.


     Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal hayat.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled “Zejd Soto, the  Father of the child that was abused in the kindergarten, will be a guest on ‘Dobar dan BiH’ (Good day BiH) today at 17” published on 24.10.2018 on the portal hayat.ba. Reaction due to the published article.

    Complaint not upheld: The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found no violation  of the Press Code of BiH.


     Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal hayat.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled “The Parents published the video of the child being abused in the private kindergarten in Sarajevo” published on 23.10.2018 on the portal hayat.ba. Reaction due to the published article.

    Complaint not upheld: The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found no violation  of the Press Code of BiH.


     Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal ba.n1info.com

    Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled “What is wrong with the operations of Sarajevo’s kindergarten ‘Kids Land’” published on 19.08.2016 on the portal ba.n1info.com. Reaction due to the published article.

    Complaint not upheld:  The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found no violation  of the Press Code of BiH.


     Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal ba.n1info.com

    Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled “Amidst the abuse footage, the teacher is still employed” published on 24.10.2018 on the portal ba.n1info.com. Reaction due to the published article.

    Complaint not upheld: The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found no violation  of the Press Code of BiH.


     Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal radiosarajevo.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled “Horror: Footage of a Sarajevo kindergarten teacher abusing children” published on 23.10.2018 on the portal radiosarajevo.ba. Reaction due to the published article.

    Complaint not upheld:  The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found no violation  of the Press Code of BiH.


     Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal tv1.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled “From the Public Institution Children of Sarajevo it was confirmed for TV1: The Teacher works there” published on 24.10.2018 on the portal tv1.ba. Reaction due to the published article.

    Complaint not upheld: The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found no violation  of the Press Code of BiH.


      Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal tv1.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled  "Kazazović for TV1: The Teacher who was abusing the Child on the Footage is employed for the Public Institution Children of Sarajevo” published on 24.10.2018 on the portal tv1.ba. Reaction due to the published article.

    Complaint not upheld: The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found no violation  of the Press Code of BiH.


     Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal tv1.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled  "Scandal - Amila Hasečić abused a child and was employed by another kindergarten" published on 24.10.2018 on the portal tv1.ba. Reaction due to the published article.

    Complaint not upheld: The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found no violation  of the Press Code of BiH.


     Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal federalna.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled “Unsuccessful Battle due to Abuse in the Kindergarten” published on 24.10.2018 on the portal federalna.ba. Reaction due to the published article.

    Complaint not upheld: The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found no violation  of the Press Code of BiH.


      Banking Agency of the Republic of Srpska - Daily "Euro Blic"

    Complaint from the Banking Agency of the Republic of Srpska regarding the article titled  "Radović hid the real situation" published on 20.12.2018 in the daily "Euro Blic". Request for publication of a reaction.

    Self-regulation: The reaction of the Banking Agency of the Republic of Srpska was published in the daily “Euro Blic" on 22.12.2018.


     Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding a comment on the article titled "Lana Prlić: Mostar’s Budget is not Ljubo’ Inheritance” published on 19.12.2018 on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment by portal visitor  "volim_zene".

    Self-regulation: The user’s profile was removed from the portal klix.ba.


     Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding a comment on the article titled "Lana Prlić: Mostar’s Budget is not Ljubo’ Inheritance” published on 19.12.2018 on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment by portal visitor  "BaboLatif".

    Self-regulation: The user’s profile was removed from the portal klix.ba.


     Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding a comment on the article titled "Lana Prlić: Mostar’s Budget is not Ljubo’ Inheritance” published on 19.12.2018 on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment by portal visitor  "Hektor".

    Self-regulation: The user’s profile was removed from the portal klix.ba.


     Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding a comment on the article titled "Lana Prlić: Mostar’s Budget is not Ljubo’ Inheritance” published on 19.12.2018 on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment by portal visitor  "milivanili".

    Self-regulation: The user’s profile was removed from the portal klix.ba.


     Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding a comment on the article titled "Lana Prlić: Mostar’s Budget is not Ljubo’ Inheritance” published on 19.12.2018 on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment by portal visitor  "Muhlija".

    Self-regulation: The user’s profile was removed from the portal klix.ba.


     Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding a comment on the article titled “Pender at the Christmas Reception: BiH Deserves better” published on 19.12.2018 on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment by portal visitor  "IzgubljeniKmet".

    Self-regulation: The user’s profile was removed from the portal klix.ba.


     Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding a comment on the article titled  “These are the Ambassadors replaced by Komsic and Dodik” published on 19.12.2018 on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment by portal visitor  "XXXJamesudinXXX".

    Self-regulation: The user’s profile was removed from the portal klix.ba.


     Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding a comment on the article titled  “These are the Ambassadors replaced by Komsic and Dodik” published on 19.12.2018 on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment by portal visitor  "KlixAdminTenkre1".

    Self-regulation: The user’s profile was removed from the portal klix.ba.


     Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding a comment on the article titled "Lana Prlić: Mostar’s Budget is not Ljubo’ Inheritance”  published on 19.12.2018 on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment by portal visitor  "burek1je1sa1sirom2".

    Self-regulation: The user’s profile was removed from the portal klix.ba.


     Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding a comment on the article titled "Atif Dudaković and others declared themselves not guilty of the crimes in Krajina” published on 19.12.2018 on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment by portal visitor  "antesmajser".

    Self-regulation: The user’s profile was removed from the portal klix.ba.


     Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal mostarski.ba

     Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled “Child Abuse at a Sarajevo Kindergarten shocked the Public” published on 24.10.2018 on the portal mostarski.ba. Reaction due to the published article.

    Self-regulation: Upon mediation of the Press Council in BiH, the article was removed from the portal mostarski.ba.


     Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal doznajemo.com

     Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled “The Parents published the video of the child being abused in the private kindergarten in Sarajevo” published on 23.10.2018 on the portal doznajemo.com. Reaction due to the published article.

    Self-regulation: The article was removed from the portal doznajemo.com.


     Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal kakanj-x.com

    Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled  “The Father of the Boy abused in the Kindergarten reveals the details: She made the Kids stand with their Stomachs against the Wall and stare at the Sun” published on 25.10.2018 on the portal kakanj-x.com. Reaction due to the published article.

    Self-regulation: Upon mediation of the Press Council in BiH the article was removed from the portal kakanj-x-com.


     Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal bhvijesti.ba

     Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled  "Šoto: She abused my Child and now she is working in a Kindergarten again” published on 23.10.2018 on the portal bhvijesti.ba. Reaction due to the published article.

    Self-regulation: The article was removed from the portal bhvijesti.ba.


     Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal haber.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled “The Parents accused the wrong Amila Hasecic, Zejd Soto stood in her Defense” published on 23.10.2018 on the portal haber.ba. Reaction due to the published article.

    Complaint not upheld: The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found no violation  of the Press Code of BiH.


     Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal bljesak.info

    Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled “VIDEO|Parents from Sarajevo shared footage of their child in the Kindergarten” published on 23.10.2018 on the portal bljesak.info. Reaction due to the published article.

    Complaint not upheld:  The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found no violation  of the Press Code of BiH.


     Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal fokus.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled “The Parents attacked the wrong Amila Hasecic, the Father of the Abused Child reacted” published on 24.10.2018 on the portal fokus.ba. Reaction due to the published article.

    Self-regulation: Upon mediation of the Press Council in BiH the article was removed from the portal fokus.ba.


     Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal faktor.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled “They spoke out from the Kindergarten: Violence is unacceptable we sanctioned the teacher and principal immediately” published on 23.10.2018 on the portal faktor.ba. Reaction due to the published article.

    Complaint not upheld:  The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found no violation  of the Press Code of BiH.


     Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal nezavisne.com

    Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled “The Father published the Footage of the Child Abuse in a Sarajevo Kindergarten” published on 23.10.2018 on the portal nezavisne.com. Reaction due to the published article.

    Complaint not upheld:  The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found no violation  of the Press Code of BiH.


     Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal avaz.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled  "Šoto: She abused my Child and now she is working in a Kindergarten again” published on 23.10.2018 on the portal avaz.ba. Reaction due to the published article.

    Complaint not upheld:  The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found no violation  of the Press Code of BiH.


     Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled “The Parents published the Child Abuse Footage from a Private Kindergarten in Sarajevo” published on 23.10.2018 on the portal klix.ba. Reaction due to the published article.

    Complaint not upheld:  The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found no violation  of the Press Code of BiH.


     Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal prva.tv

    Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled  “The Parents published the Child Abuse Footage from a Private Kindergarten in Sarajevo” published on 23.10.2018 on the portal prva.ba. Reaction due to the published article.

    Self-regulation: Upon mediation of the Press Council in BiH the article was removed from the portal prvi.tv.


     Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal blicnews.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled “After the Scandal in the Kindergarten in Sarajevo: The Parents accused the wrong Amila Hasecic” published on 24.10.2018 on the portal blicnews.ba. Reaction due to the published article.

    Self-regulation: The article was removed from the portal blicnews.ba.


     Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal inportal.ba

     Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled “The Father of the Boy abused in the Kindergarten reveals the details: She made the Kids stand with their Stomachs against the Wall and stare at the Sun” published on 25.10.2018 on the portal inportal.ba. Reaction due to the published article.

    Complaint not upheld:  The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found no violation  of the Press Code of BiH.


     Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal bh.index.com

    Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article published on 23.10.2018 on the portal bh.indeks.com. Reaction due to the published article.

    Self-regulation: The article was removed from the portal bh.index.com.


    Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal grude-online.info

    Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled  "Video: The Parents from Sarajevo shared the video of their child being abused in the kindergarten” published on 23.10.2018 on the portal grude-online.info. Reaction due to the published article.

    Self-regulation: The article was removed from the portal grude-online.info.


     Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal mojabanjaluka.info

    Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled  "Sarajevo: They did not get Justice, so they published footage of the abuse, to warn other Parents” published on 20.10.2018 on the portal mojabanjaluka.ba. Reaction due to the published article.

    Self-regulation: The article was removed from the portal mojabanjaluka.info.


     Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal oslobodjenje.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled  "Horror in a Kindergarten in Sarajevo: Video was published where a Teacher is abusing a Child” published on 23.10.2018 on the portal oslobodjenje.ba. Reaction due to the published article.

    Complaint not upheld:  The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found no violation  of the Press Code of BiH.


     Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal tuzlanski.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled  "The Parents published the Footage: Teacher Amila Hasečić abusing a Boy in a private Kindergarten” published on 23.10.2018 on the portal tuzlanski.ba. Reaction due to the published article.

    Complaint not upheld:  The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found no violation  of the Press Code of BiH.


     Ms.  Amila HASEČIĆ - Portal  source.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Hasečić regarding the article titled  "The Case that raised a lot of Dust in Sarajevo.  Amila Hasečić, who abused a Child, could not have gotten a Job in a Public Kindergarten through a Posting?!” published on 24.10.2018 on the portal source.ba. Reaction due to the published article.

    Complaint not upheld:  The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found no violation  of the Press Code of BiH.


     Mr. Ismet ŠUŠKIĆ - Portal zurnal.info 

    Complaint from Mr. Šuškić regarding the article titled  "The Race for Main Prosecutor: Gordana Tadic’s Position will be decided through Evolution made by Gordana Tadic" published on 14.12.2018 on the portal zurnal.info. Request for publication of a denial.

    Self-regulation: Mr. Ismet Šuškić’s denial was published in the online magazine zurnal.info on 19.12.2018 under the title "Reaction from Prosecutor Ismet Šuškić: I was not in Charge of Dragan Čović’s Case"


     Citizen - Portal bljesak.info

    Complaint from a citizen regarding the article titled  "Vranješ did not even come to Zagreb" published on 13.12.2018 on the portal bljesak.info. Complaint due to hate speech.

    Complaint withdrawn: The Press Council in BiH does not act upon anonymous complaints.


    Ms. Alija BAJRICA - daily "Dnevni avaz"

    Complaint from Ms. Bajrica regarding the article "Border Police reported for staling 30,000 Marks”, published on 30.11.2018 in the daily "Dnevni avaz". The complaint regards the content of the article.

    Complaint upheld:  The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found violation of  Article 7 - Opportunity to Reply, of the Press Code of BiH.


    Ms. Alija BEZDROB - daily "Dnevni avaz"

    Complaint from Ms. Bezdrob regarding the article "Border Police reported for staling 30,000 Marks”, published on 30.11.2018 in the daily "Dnevni avaz". The complaint regards the content of the article.

    Complaint upheld:  The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found violation of  Article 7 - Opportunity to Reply, of the Press Code of BiH.


    Mr. Semir PAŠANBEGOVIĆ - daily "Dnevni avaz"

    Complaint from Mr. Pašanbegović regarding the article "Border Police reported for staling 30,000 Marks”, published on 30.11.2018 in the daily "Dnevni avaz". The complaint regards the content of the article.

    Complaint upheld:  The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found violation of  Article 7 - Opportunity to Reply, of the Press Code of BiH.


     Mr. Muamer FAZLAGIĆ - daily "Dnevni avaz"

    Complaint from Mr. Fazlagić regarding the article "Border Police reported for staling 30,000 Marks”, published on 30.11.2018 in the daily "Dnevni avaz". The complaint regards the content of the article.

    Complaint upheld:  The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found violation of  Article 7 - Opportunity to Reply, of the Press Code of BiH.


    Mr. Zdenko ŠANJE - daily "Dnevni avaz"

    Complaint from Mr. Šanje regarding the article "Border Police reported for staling 30,000 Marks”, published on 30.11.2018 in the daily "Dnevni avaz". The complaint regards the content of the article.

    Complaint upheld:  The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found violation of  Article 7 - Opportunity to Reply, of the Press Code of BiH.


    Mr. Eldin SMAILAGIĆ - daily "Dnevni avaz"

    Complaint from Mr. Smailagić regarding the article "Border Police reported for staling 30,000 Marks”, published on 30.11.2018 in the daily "Dnevni avaz". The complaint regards the content of the article.

    Complaint upheld:  The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found violation of  Article 7 - Opportunity to Reply, of the Press Code of BiH.


    Ms. Alena BEŠIREVIĆ - Portal srpskainfo.com

    Complaint from Ms. Beširević regarding the article “Defeat for Justice: The BiH Court freed Orić and Muhić from War Crimes against Serbs” published on 30.11.2018 on the portal srpskainfo.com. The complaint regards the content of the article.

    Complaint withdrawn: The complainant withdrew from the complaint after being informed about the complaints procedure.


    Central Bank of BiH - Portal avaz.ba

    Complaint from the Central Bank of BiH regarding the article "SIPA stormed the Central Bank of BiH" published on 18.10.2018 on the portal avaz.ba. The complaint regards the article, where the content and title were changed.

    Self-regulation: The denial was published on the portal avaz.ba as part of the article "SIPA stormed the Central Bank of BiH".


    Central Bank of BiH - daily „Dnevni avaz"

    Complaint from the Central Bank of BiH regarding the article "SIPA is investigating employment Practices in the Central Bank of BiH" published on 19.10.2018 in the daily “Dnevni Avaz”. The complaint regards content from the article.

    Self-regulation: The denial was published on the portal avaz.ba as part of the article "SIPA is investigating employment Practices in the Central Bank of BiH".


    Vitez Municipality, Mayor’s Office - Television "Jasmin"

    Complaint from the Municipality of Vitez, the Mayor’s Office, due to a segment published on TV “Jasmin”.

    Out of jurisdiction: The Press Council in BiH is not responsible for considering content published in electronic media.


     Advisory Council for BiH - portal poskok.info

    Complaint from the Advisory Council of BiH regarding the article "Who is the Bosnian Woman who brutally embarrassed herself in front of Clinton, and who is not Monica Lewinsky?” published on 25.11.2018 on the portal poskok.info.  The complaint regards content from the article.

    Complaint upheld:  The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found violation of  General Provisions, Article 2 - Editorial Responsibility, Article 4 - Discrimination and Article 5 - Accuracy and fair reporting, of the Press Code of BiH.


    Citizen - portal avaz.ba

    Citizen’s complaint regarding the article titled “Dr. Vanis, after leaving KCUS, became Director of the prestigious Clinic, while Bakir claims that Sebija chased away ‘the thieves and the lazy ones’”, published on 26.11.2018 on the portal avaz.ba. The complaint regards content from the article.

    Complaint withdrawn:  The complainant withdrew from the complaint after being informed about the complaints procedure.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor “MeXX" relating to the article "Sarajevo got a Mural to commemorate the thousands that died in World War Two on the BiH Territory” published on 26.11.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment.

    Self-regulation: The user’s profile was removed from the portal klix.ba.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor “Talibanistan23" relating to the article "Sarajevo got a Mural to commemorate the thousands that died in World War Two on the BiH Territory” published on 26.11.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the profile of user "Talibanistan23" was permanently banned.


    Center for Women’s Rights Zenica - daily „Dnevni avaz"

    Complaint from the Center for Women’s Rights Zenica regarding the article "She reported her classmate for Rape”  published on 23.11.2018 in the daily "Dnevni avaz". The complaint regards content from the article.

    Complaint upheld: The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found violation of  Article 5 – Accuracy and fair reporting, of the Press Code of BiH.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor “banKulin345" relating to the article “London is the best Metropolis for living” published on 13.11.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was temporarily banned.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor “Justice4All " relating to the article “A Man reported to the Zenica Police. I am not a Pedophile, I was just urinating in the Park” published on 13.11.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was temporarily banned.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding a visitor’s comment relating to the article “Thaci: There will be no Republic of Srpska in Kosovo”, published on 10.11.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was temporarily banned.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor “mojijarani" relating to the article “Naser Oric’s Concluding Statement: I am not guilty, everything is based on false Testimony” published on 09.11.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was temporarily banned.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor “EmirSSfuljagicspahic" relating to the article “Ajla Delkic: SNSD and HDZ are spending large Amounts of Money in the USA towards the destabilization of BiH” published on 09.11.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was temporarily banned.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor “goldenspoon" relating to the article “Ajla Delkic: SNSD and HDZ are spending large Amounts of Money in the USA towards the destabilization of BiH” published on 09.11.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was temporarily banned.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor “R3TURN " relating to the article “Ajla Delkic: SNSD and HDZ are spending large Amounts of Money in the USA towards the destabilization of BiH” published on 09.11.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was temporarily banned.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor “nesloga" relating to the article “Mesic on the Lunch with Komsic in Zagreb: We know each other a long Time, he defended BiH” published on 08.11.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was temporarily banned.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor “Administracija" relating to the article “HNS is trying to explain the Constitutional Court’s Decision in the ‘Ljubic’ Case through paid Advertisements” published on 06.11.2018, on the portal klix.ba.

    Self-regulation: The comment posted by user “Administracija" is inappropriate but does not contain hate speech. The comment falls within the domain of free speech. A warning to users about inappropriate comments was issued.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor “ISILportalKLIX" relating to the article “HNS is trying to explain the Constitutional Court’s Decision in the ‘Ljubic’ Case through paid Advertisements” published on 06.11.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was temporarily banned.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor “marko063" relating to the article “HNS is trying to explain the Constitutional Court’s Decision in the ‘Ljubic’ Case through paid Advertisements” published on 06.11.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was temporarily banne


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor “burek1je1sa1sirom " relating to the article “Komsic invited Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic and Andreaj Plenkovic for an official visit to Sarajevo” published on 06.11.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was temporarily banned.


    Ms. Suzana GOTOVAC ATLAGIĆ - Portal nezavisne.com

    Complaint from Ms. Gotovac Atlagić regarding comment by portal visitor "Dusan Culi" relating to the article "Japanese Scientist came to Banjaluka for knowledge, he is especially fond of one Serbian Dish” published on 04.11.2018.

    Self-regulation: The comments posted by the user do not contain hate speech or discriminatory rhetoric. They pertain to free speech. 


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor “SDAFocak" relating to the article “Dacic on the Drina Border: The last thing we need is to worry about a great Bosnia and Herzegovina” published on 05.11.2018, on the portal klix.ba.  

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was temporarily banned.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor “Jakov" relating to the article “Tokic and Bajric freed from Accusations for National Hatred due to posting of the Flag of RBiH” published on 05.11.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was temporarily banned.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor “burek1je1sa1sirom" relating to the article “Siroki Brijeg Fans called for the killing of Mladost Fans at Pecara” published on 05.11.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was permanently banned.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor “kunai" relating to the article “Siroki Brijeg Fans called for the killing of Mladost Fans at Pecara” published on 05.11.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was permanently banned.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding a visitor comment relating to the article “Siroki Brijeg Fans called for the killing of Mladost Fans at Pecara” published on 05.11.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was permanently banned.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor “keSeraSerake" relating to the article “Siroki Brijeg Fans called for the killing of Mladost Fans at Pecara” published on 05.11.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was permanently banned.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor “tqk" relating to the article “NK Siroki Brijeg:  All they try to accuse us of is degrading” published on 05.11.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was permanently banned.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of a visitor relating to the article “Siroki Brijeg Fans called for the killing of Mladost Fans at Pecara” published on 05.11.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was permanently banned.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor "JoeBlack2nd" relating to the article “Siroki Brijeg Fans called for the killing of Mladost Fans at Pecara” published on 05.11.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was permanently banned.


    Serb Democratic Party through CIK - Portal herceg.tv

    Complaint from the Serb Democratic Party regarding the article titled “Dodik: I expect a Win that will negate the Gossip about Srpska being a divided Society” published on 07.10.2018 on the portal herceg.tv. The complaint regards statements from the article.

    Out of jurisdiction: The Press Council in BiH is not responsible for considering media content that breaches the election silence. The Central Electoral Committee of BiH is responsible for such cases.


    Serb Democratic Party through CIK - Portal rs-lat.sputniknews.com

    Complaint from the Serb Democratic Party regarding the article titled “Dodik exclusively for Sputnjik: If it was not inappropriate, I would have already declared victory”.

    Out of jurisdiction: The Press Council in BiH is not responsible for considering content published in the media in foreign countries.


    Ms. Lejla HAIRLAHOVIĆ - Portal vijesti.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Hairlahović regarding the article "The Handball Association of BiH: It is a Lie that the Players travelled to Belarus by Bus” published on 30.10.2018 on the portal vijesti.ba. Request for publication of a denial.

    Self-regulation: Ms. Hairlahović’s denial was published on the portal vijesti.ba on 30.10.2018 under the title "Hairlahović responded to RS BiH: The Report on all Activities was delivered in the Protocol".


    Ms. Lejla HAIRLAHOVIĆ - Portal sport.novi.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Hairlahović regarding the article “RS BiH: It is a Lie that we travelled to Belarus by Bus!” published on 30.10.2018 on the portal sport.novi.ba. Request for publication of a denial.

    In process…


    Ms. Lejla HAIRLAHOVIĆ - Portal sportsport.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Hairlahović regarding the article  "RSBiH: It is a Lie that we travelled to Belarus by Bus!”, published on 30.10.2018 on the portal sportsport.ba.  Request for publication of a denial.

    Self-regulation: Ms. Hairlahović’s denial was published on the portal sportsport.ba on 30.10.2018 under the title "I do not want denials: Lejla Hairlahović promptly responded to Criticism from RSBiH".


    Ms. Lejla HAIRLAHOVIĆ - Portal svijet-rukometa.com
    Complaint from Ms. Hairlahović regarding the article "Handball Association of BiH: Press Release" published on 30.10.2018 on the portal svijet-rukometa.com.  Request for publication of a denial.

    Self-regulation: Ms. Hairlahović’s denial was published on the portal svijet-rukometa.com on 30.10.2018 under the title "Hairlahović: We had no influence on the Belarussians, we call for the people from RS BiH to inform themselves".


    Ms. Lejla HAIRLAHOVIĆ - Portal sport1.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Hairlahović regarding the article "Sharp Message from RS BiH: Who says that the Players travelled to Belarus by Bus?" published on 30.10.2018 on the portal sport1.ba.  Request for publication of a denial.

    Self-regulation: Ms. Hairlahović’s denial was published on the portal sport1.ba on 30.10.2018 under the title "Former Secretary General of RS BiH published a Denial after this Morning’s release from the Association” .


    Ms. Lejla HAIRLAHOVIĆ - Portal scsport.ba
    Complaint from Ms. Hairlahović regarding the article "RSBiH: We did not print additional tickets for the Match with the Czech Republic, Suman was paid part of his Debt"  published on 30.10.2018 on the portal scsport.ba.  Request for publication of a denial.

    Self-regulation: Ms. Hairlahović’s denial was published on the portal scsport.ba on 30.10.2018 under the title "Hairlahović: We had no influence on the Belarussians, we call for the people from RS BiH to inform themselves".


    Ms. Lejla HAIRLAHOVIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Hairlahović regarding the article "The Handball Association of BiH sharply reacts: It is a Lie that the Players travelled to Belarus by Bus”  published on 30.10.2018 on the portal klix.ba.  Request for publication of a denial.

    Self-regulation: Ms. Hairlahović’s denial was published on the portal klix.ba on 31.10.2018 under the title "Hairlahović responded to RS BiH: The report on activities was delivered in the protocol".


    Ms. Minela KARAN - Facebook page of N1 TV

    Complaint from Ms. Minela Karan regarding the visitor comments on the Facebook page of the N1 Television. The complaint regards hate speech.

    Out of jurisdiction: The Press Council in BiH is not responsible for considering complaints regarding content published on social networks.


    Mr. Igor SAVIČIĆ - RTRS TV

    Complaint from Mr. Savičić regarding inaccurate information published on RTRS TV in the show “Dnevnik” (News) on 04.10.2018. 

    Out of jurisdiction: The Press Council in BiH is not responsible for considering complaints regarding content published in electronic media.


    Association of Firefighters of the Republic of Srpska - daily  "EuroBlic"

    Complaint from the Association of Firefighters of the Republic of Srpska  regarding the article titled “Contentious Procurement and Distribution of Money” from 08.10.2018. Request for publication of a denial.

    Self-regulation: The denial from the Association of Firefighters of the Republic of Srpska was published in the daily "EuroBlic" on 20.10.2018 under the title "We have consent for the Budget".


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor “Izraeljecool" relating to the article “Ivo Sanader sentenced to two and a half years in Prison for War Profiteering” published on 22.10.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment containing hate speech.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was permanently banned.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor “OvnovaMuda " relating to the article “Protests in Bihac ended without incidents. The Citizens are going out to the streets on Monday again” published on 18.10.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment containing hate speech.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was permanently banned.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor “irman 1234" relating to the article “Bihacians are protesting again today, they seek resolution to the Migrant Crisis” published on 18.10.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment containing hate speech.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was permanently banned.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor “PiccinoOko" relating to the article “Hrle: America is monitoring Attempts of meddling in BiH interior Affairs” published on 18.10.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment containing hate speech.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was permanently banned.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor “sandej" relating to the article “Hrle: America is monitoring Attempts of meddling in BiH interior Affairs” published on 18.10.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment containing hate speech.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was permanently banned.


    Association for Better Future (SBB) - Magazine "Stav"

    Complaint from the Association for Better Future (SBB) regarding the article titled “Hold the Thief: The Voice of Radonjčića, is the Voice for a Worse Future" published on 06.10.2018 in the magazine "Stav". The article was published in the time of election silence. 

    Out of jurisdiction: The Press Council in BiH is not responsible for considering media content violating the election silence. The Central Electoral Commission of BiH is responsible for such matters.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor “KraljTvrtkoTuzla " relating to the article “Konakovic: The Space of new Government in KS is open, completely different than before” published on 17.10.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment containing hate speech.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was permanently banned.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor “yeba.mene.drzava" relating to the article “Dzaferovic, Komsic and Dodik cemented the Victory for the BiH Presidency” published on 08.10.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment containing hate speech.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was permanently banned.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comment of visitor “Izraeljecool" relating to the article “BH Embassy: Covic’s condition for forming the government is unjust” published on 15.10.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment containing hate speech.

    Self-regulation: The comment was removed, and the user was permanently banned.


    Ms. Dajana BAKIĆ Tuzla Open Center- Portal postar.ba

    Complaint from Ms. Bakić regarding the article "After Belgrade, at the end of October, ‘Gay Parade’ in Tuzla?!" published on 17.09.2018 on the portal postar.ba. 

    Self-regulation: Upon mediation of the Press Council in BiH the article was removed from the portal postar.ba.


    Ms. Dajana BAKIĆ Tuzla Open Center - Facebook page

    Complaint from Ms. Bakić regarding the article "After Belgrade, at the end of October, ‘Gay Parade’ in Tuzla?!" published on 178.09.2018 on the Tuzla Open Center Facebook page.

    Out of jurisdiction: The Press Council in BiH  is not responsible for considering complaints regarding social media.


    Ms. Dajana BAKIĆ Tuzla Open Center - Portal freshpress.info

    Complaint from Ms. Bakić regarding the article "After Belgrade, at the end of October, ‘Gay Parade’ in Tuzla?!" published on 18.09.2018 on the portal freshpress.info. 

    Self-regulation: Upon mediation of the Press Council in BiH the article was removed from the portal postar.ba.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comments of visitors relating to the article “Plenkovic replied to Komsic: Croatia is not breaching international Law” published on 08.10.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment containing hate speech.

    Self-regulation: The comment of user “StGeorg" was removed due to hate speech on the basis of nationalism. The user "Mostarac22" was banned.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba
    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comments of visitors relating to the article “Komsic declared on HRT: We will sue Croatia, you are breeching international Law” published on 08.10.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The complaint regards the comment containing hate speech.

    Self-regulation: The comment by user "The soraby"  was removed due to hate speech on the basis of nationalism and offending civilian war casualties.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comments of visitors relating to the article “Voting in BiH has begun, the citizens are electing a new government” published on 07.10.2018, on the portal klix.ba. Self-regulation:  A warning was issued to the user due to the comment with inappropriate content.  


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comments of visitors relating to the article “Diana Zelenika on the Polls in Mostar: I wish the disenfranchised could vote” published on 07.10.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The comment is inappropriate towards women.

    Self-regulation: The comment in question was removed from the portal klix.ba. A warning about inappropriate content was issued.


    Mr. Tarik BAŠIĆ Portal - klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Bašić regarding the comments of visitors relating to the article “Dodik at the opening of the “Serbia” hospital glorified war criminal Radovan Karadzic” published on 05.10.2018, on the portal klix.ba. The comments contain hate speech. 

    Self-regulation:  A warning about inappropriate comments was issued. The user "velikiposjed" was banned and all comments containing hate speech were removed from the portal.


    Mr. Zdravko NIKIĆ - daily  "Večernji list"

    Complaint from Mr. Nikic regarding the article "The Croats mainly sustained in the Zones protected by HVO", published in the daily "Večernji list" on 04.10.2018.

    Complaint withdrawn: After explaining the complaints procedure, the complainant withdrew from sending a complaint to the editorial staff of "Večernji list".


    Mr. Zdravko NIKIĆ - daily  "Večernji list"

    Complaint from Mr. Nikic regarding the article "Bosniaks still chose a Bosniak?" and "Elections in BiH could burn the land in two Weeks", published in the daily "Večernji list" on 04.10.2018.

    Complaint withdrawn: After explaining the complaints procedure, the complainant withdrew from sending a complaint to the editorial staff of "Večernji list".


    Mr. Zdravko NIKIĆ - daily  "Večernji list"

    Complaint from Mr. Nikic regarding the article "Due to their low numbers and the threat of mayorisation, all previous elections in BiH were Plebiscite for Croats” , published in the daily "Večernji list" on 04.10.2018.

    Complaint withdrawn: After explaining the complaints procedure, the complainant withdrew from sending a complaint to the editorial staff of "Večernji list".


    Mr. Zdravko NIKIĆ - daily  "Večernji list"

    Complaint from Mr. Nikic regarding the article "The Cantons are the last barriers protecting the collective rights of Croats in BiH", published in the daily "Večernji list" on 04.10.2018.

    Complaint withdrawn: After explaining the complaints procedure, the complainant withdrew from sending a complaint to the editorial staff of "Večernji list".


    Mr. Mihajlo PREVIŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Previšić regarding visitors comments relating to the article "Abdulah Sidran: We are not in crisis, but in a phase of breaking apart and disappearing" published on 28.09.2018 on the portal klix.ba. The comments contain hate speech.

    Self-regulation:  The comment was removed and the user temporarily banned. 


    Mr. Murat KARIĆ - Portal nezavisne.com

    Complaint from Mr. Karić regarding visitor comments relating to the article "Activities of the army and police on the entire territory of Serbia" published on 29.09.2018 on the portal nezavisne.com. The comments contain hate speech.

    Self-regulation:  The comment was removed and the user temporarily banned.


    Mr. Mihajlo PREVIŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Previšić regarding visitor comments relating to the article "Abdulah Sidran: We are not in crisis, but in a phase of breaking apart and disappearing" published on 28.09.2018 on the portal klix.ba. The comments contain hate speech.

    Self-regulation:  The comment was removed and the user temporarily banned. 


    Mr. Ferid FAHRIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Kahrića regarding the comment from user EnoGaZicara relating to the article "Crying Families after the verdict: As if they ran them over again, is the value of life seven years in Prison" published on the portal klix.ba on 26.09.2018. The comments contain hate speech. 

    Self-regulation:  The comment was removed and the user permanently banned. 


    Mr. Kemal PAŠIĆ - Portal klix.ba

    Complaint from Mr. Pašić regarding the comment of visitor EnoGaZicara relating to the article "Crying Families after the verdict: As if they ran them over again, is the value of life seven years in Prison" published on the portal klix.ba on 26.09.2018. The comments contain hate speech. 

    Self-regulation:  The comment was removed and the user permanently banned. 


    Ecologists Association "Arboretum" - Portal faktor.ba

    Complaint from the Association of Ecologists "Arboretum" regarding the article  "Effort to Clean and Arrange the space of the Memorial Park Vraca"  published on 20.09.2018 on the portal faktor.ba. Request for publication of a denial and removal of the article.

    Complaint upheld: The complaints commission of the Press Council in BiH found breach of Article 7 - Opportunity to Reply of the Press Code of BiH.


    Ecologists Association "Arboretum" - Portal akta.ba

    Complaint from the Association of Ecologists "Arboretum" regarding the article "Effort to Clean and Arrange the space of the Memorial Park Vraca" published on 18.09.2018 on the portal akte.ba. Request for publication of a denial and removal of the article.

    Self-regulation: Upon mediation of the Press Council in BiH the reaction from the Association of Ecologists "Arboretum"  was published on the portal akta.ba on 26.10.2018 under the title "Publication of the denial from the Association of Ecologist Arboretum".


    Mr. Enver ČAUŠEVIĆ - Portal klix.ba
    Complaint from Mr. Čaušević regarding visitor comments relating to the article "Incident amongst the migrants and the security in Bihac, one person injured" published on 19.09.2018 on the portal klix.ba. The comments contain hate speech .

    Self-regulation: All comments containing hate speech were removed from the portal .


    Federal Employment Bureau - daily  "Oslobođenje"

    Complaint from the Federal Employment Bureau  regarding the article “Click Speed should not be more important than the Idea" published in the daily "Oslobođenje" on 19.09.2018. Request for publication of a reaction.

    Self-regulation: Upon mediation of the Press Council in BiH, the reaction of FZZZ was published in the daily "Oslobođenje"


    Mr. Edvin SPAHO - Forum hercegbosna.org

    Complaint from Mr. Spaho regarding visitor comments containing hate speech on the forum “Mosque camouflage. They shall hide in the Mosque, but that will not save them” posted on 12.09.2018.

    Out of jurisdiction: The Press Council is not responsible for considering complaints regarding content of forums.


    Mr. Adem SINANOVIĆ - daily  "Dnevni avaz"

    Complaint from Mr. Sinanović regarding the article titled "Local Thugs should not be above the Law” published in the daily "Dnevni Avaz" on 10.09.2018.

    Complaint not upheld: The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH did not find any breaches of the Press Code of BiH.


    Mr. DUŠKO ANGIREVIĆ - portal INFOSRPSKA.BA

    Complaint from Mr. Angirević reading the article "Infosrpska: Hero at the Death of his Son - Who is Davor Dragicevic" transferred by the agency SRNA on 16.09.2018.

    Complaint upheld: The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found breach of Article 2 - Editorial Responsibility, Article 6 - Comment, Assumption and Fact, Article 7 - Opportunity to Reply, Article 9 - Privacy, and Article 15 - Complaints of the Press Code of BiH.


    Mr. DUŠKO ANGIREVIĆ - portal RTRS.TV

    Complaint from Mr. Angirević reading the article “Infosrpska: Hero at the Death of his Son - Who is Davor Dragicevic" transferred by the agency SRNA on 16.09.2018.

    Complaint upheld: The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found breach of Article 2 - Editorial Responsibility, Article 6 - Comment, Assumption and Fact, Article 7 - Opportunity to Reply, Article 9 - Privacy, and Article 15 - Complaints of the Press Code of BiH.


    Mr. DUŠKO ANGIREVIĆ - news agency SRPSKA NOVINSKA AGENCIJA (SRNA)

    Complaint from Mr. Angirević reading the article "Infosrpska: Hero at the Death of his Son - Who is Davor Dragicevic" transferred by the agency SRNA on 16.09.2018.

    Complaint upheld: The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found breach of Article 2 - Editorial Responsibility, Article 6 - Comment, Assumption and Fact, Article 7 - Opportunity to Reply, Article 9 - Privacy, and Article 15 - Complaints of the Press Code of BiH.


    Mr. MIHAJLO PREVIŠIĆ - portal VIJESTI.BA

    Complaint from Mr. Mihajlo Previšić regarding the comment from user KOLJAC VLAHA published under the article "Minister Lavrov arrives in BiH on Sunday" from 13.09.2018 on the portal vijesti.ba.

    Self-regulation: A warning that hate speech is a crime was issued. The portal vijesti.ba has not means of removing comments.


    BBI BANK - portal THE BOSNIATIMES.BA

    Complaint from the BBI Bank regarding the article published on the portal thebosniatimes.ba under the title "Hasan Čengić and Sebija Izetbegović - two pillars of the establishment’s power (II) a billion dollars in donations for BiH in the hands of the ‘green Bourgeoisie’" from 10.09.2018.

    Self-regulation: Upon mediation of the Press Council in BiH, the denial from the BBI Bank was published on the portal thebosniatimes.ba on 03.10.2018 under the title "Denial: You are damaging the Business Reputation of the BBI Bank".


    BBI BANK - portal THE BOSNIATIMES.BA

    Complaint from the BBI Bank regarding the article published on the portal thebosniatimes.ba under the title "Bakir’s ‘Death Squads’ tried to kill three SDA Dissidents Kukic, Latic and Hozovic" from 13.09.2018.
    Self-regulation: Upon mediation of the Press Council in BiH, the denial from the BBI Bank was published on the portal thebosniatimes.ba on 03.10.2018 under the title "Denial: You are damaging the Business Reputation of the BBI Bank".


    Mr. MIHAJLO PREVIŠIĆ - portal KLIX.BA

    Complaint from Mr. Mihajlo Previšić regarding the comment from user Opus3 published under the article "Grabar-Kitarović to Vučić: The Croatian Flag was and will stand in Knin" on 10.09.2018 on the portal klix.ba.
    Self-regulation: The user nicked Opus3 was permanently banned.


    Mr. MIHAJLO PREVIŠIĆ - portal VIJESTI.BA

    Complaint from Mr. Mihajlo Previšić regarding the comment from user SRBI SU  published under the article "EU about Vucic’s speech on Milosevic: Such politics have led to suffering in the Region" on 10.09.2018 on the portal vijesti.ba.

    Self-regulation: A warning that hate speech is a crime was issued. The portal vijesti.ba has not means of removing comments.


    Mr. ERMIN BRAVO - portal OSLOBODJENJE.BA

    Complaint from Mr. Ermin Bravo regarding the article published  on the portal oslobodjenje.ba titled "Host of Al Jazeera and wife of former Premier of the Sarajevo Canton: Migrants from Algeria stole my phone" from 03.09.2018.
    Complaint withdrawn: After explaining the complaints procedure, the complainant withdrew from the complaint.


    Mr. DINO JAHIĆ - portal INFOSRPSKA.BA

    Complaint from Mr. Jahić regarding the article published on the portal infosrpska.ba under the title "Dirty deeds of Soros’ Instructor" from 21.08.2018. 
    Self-regulation:  
    Mr. Jahić’s denial was published on the portal infosrpska.ba on 06.09.2018, under the title "Jahić: I am not the instructor of Soros".


    Mr. DINO JAHIĆ - portal RTRS.TV

    Complaint from Mr. Jahić regarding the article published on the portal rtrs.tv under the title "Dirty deeds of Soros’ Instructor" from 21.08.2018.
    Complaint upheld: 
    The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found breach of Article 2 - Editorial Responsibility, Article 5 - Accuracy and Fair Reporting, Article 6 Comment, Assumption and Fact, Article 7 - Opportunity to Reply and Article 13 - Confidentiality of Sources of the Press Code of BiH.


    Mr. DINO JAHIĆ - portal PRINCIP.NEWS

    Complaint from Mr. Jahić regarding the article published on the portal princip.news under the title "'Infosrpska': Dirty deeds of Soros’ Instructor" from 21.08.2018. 
    Self-regulation:  
    Mr. Jahić’s denial was published on the portal princip.news on 05.09.2018 under the title "Dino Jahić denied the writings of the portal 'infosrpska.ba".


    Mr. DINO JAHIĆ - portal ATVBL.COM

    Complaint from Mr. Jahić regarding the article published on the portal atvbl.com under the title  "'Infosrpska': Dirty deeds of Soros’ Instructor "  from 21.08.2018.
    Self-regulation:  
    Mr. Jahić’s denial was published on the portal atvbl.com on 29.10.2018 under the title "Reaction to the news from the portal 'Infosrpska'".


    Mr. DINO JAHIĆ - news agency SRPSKA NOVINSKA AGENCIJA (SRNA)

    Complaint from Mr. Jahić regarding the article "'Infosrpska': Dirty deeds of Soros’ Instructor”  transferred by the agency SRNA on 21.08.2018. 
    Complaint upheld: 
    The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found breach of Article 2 - Editorial Responsibility, Article 5 - Accuracy and Fair Reporting, Article 6 Comment, Assumption and Fact, Article 7 - Opportunity to Reply and Article 13 - Confidentiality of Sources of the Press Code of BiH.


    Mr. DINO JAHIĆ - portal ISKRA.CO

    Complaint from Mr. Jahić regarding the article published on the portal iskra.co under the title "JAHIĆ: I am not a Soros Instructor". from 21.08.2018. 
    Self-regulation:  
    Mr. Jahić’s denial was published on the portal iskra.co on 06.09.2018 under the title "JAHIĆ: I am not a Soros Instructor".


    Mr. DINO JAHIĆ - portal PRIJEDOR24H.NET

    Complaint from Mr. Jahić regarding the article published on the portal prijedor24h.net under the title "Dirty deeds of Soros’ Instructor’” from 21.08.2018.  
    Complaint upheld: 
    The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found breach of Article 2 - Editorial Responsibility, Article 5 - Accuracy and Fair Reporting, Article 6 Comment, Assumption and Fact, Article 7 - Opportunity to Reply and Article 13 - Confidentiality of Sources of the Press Code of BiH.


    Mr. DINO JAHIĆ - portal TOPPORTAL.INFO

    Complaint from Mr. Jahić regarding the article published on the portal topportal.info under the title  "'Infosrpska': Dirty deeds of Soros’ Instructor " from 21.08.2018.
    Complaint upheld: 
    The Complaints Commission of the Press Council in BiH found breach of Article 2 - Editorial Responsibility, Article 5 - Accuracy and Fair Reporting, Article 6 Comment, Assumption and Fact, Article 7 - Opportunity to Reply and Article 13 - Confidentiality of Sources of the Press Code of BiH.


    Ms. LEJLA HAIRLAHOVIĆ - daily "DNEVNI AVAZ"
    Complaint from Ms. Lejla Hairlahović regarding the article "Hairlahović took away the stamp and blocked the accounts in the Association" published in the daily "Dnevni avaz" on 30.08.2018.
    Self-regulation:  Ms. Hairlahović’s denial was published in the daily "Dnevni avaz" under the title "The Association is not suspended, there is time for savior" on 31.08.2018.


    Mr. JASMIN HASANOVIĆ - portal SAFF.BA

    Complaint from Mr. Jasmin Hasanović regarding the article published on the portal saff.ba under the title "Scandalous: Assistant at the Faculty of Political Science and Prominent SDP Member openly insults Muslims"  from 23.08.2018.
    Complaint withdrawn: 
    After explaining the complaints procedure, the complainant withdrew from the complaint.


    Mr. JASMIN HASANOVIĆ - Facebook profile "MIMOLOGIJA"

    Complaint from Mr. Jasmina Hasanovića regarding comment of visitor Haris Zahiragić.
    Out of jurisdiction: 
    The Press Council is not responsible for considering complaints regarding content posted on social networks.


    Mr. JASMIN HASANOVIĆ - Facebook profile "BOŠNJACI"

    Complaint from Mr. Jasmina Hasanovića regarding comments from the portal Bosnjaci.
    Out of jurisdiction: 
    The Press Council is not responsible for considering complaints regarding content posted on social networks.


    Mr. JASMIN HASANOVIĆ - Facebook profile "MIMOLOGIJA"

    Complaint from Mr. Jasmina Hasanovića regarding comment of visitor Haks Ez.
    Out of jurisdiction: 
    The Press Council is not responsible for considering complaints regarding content posted on social networks.


    Mr. KURT BASSUENER - portal VECERNJI.BA

    Complaint from Mr. Kurt Bassuener regarding the article published on the portal vecernji.ba under the title "USA called for balanced right of people, not for military intervention"  on 24.04.2018.
    Self-regulation:  Upon mediation of the Press Council in BiH, a denial and apology to Mr. Kurt Bassuener was published in the daily "Večernji list" on 20.08.2018 under the title "I am not a Bosniak Lobbyist".


    JKUP "KOMUNALIJE" Ltd. - portal CIN.BA

    Complaint from the public communal service company “Komunalije" ltd. regarding the article published on the portal cin.ba under the title "Babo’s advisors in two chairs" from 25.05.2018.

    Self-regulation:  The denial was published as part of the article titled "Public communal service company 'Komunalije' ltd. Denial " on the portal cin.ba on 25.05.2018.


    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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