Investigative Journalist Shot in Montenegro

Olivera Lakić was wounded outside her home in the country’s second attack on a journalist in a month. An investigative reporter who covers crime and corruption in Montenegro, Lakić has been shot and injured in an attack that prompted calls from the European Union and the US to protect journalists in the Balkan country. A journalist for the Montenegrin newspaper Vijesti, she was wounded in the right leg outside her home in the capital, Podgorica. She was taken to a hospital and was reported out of danger.

Source: Guardian

Posted on: May 10, 2018