Protesters in Belgrade Demand Justice for Slain Journalist After Court Decision

Belgrade, Serbia – Over 100 people gathered in Belgrade on February 5 to protest the Court of Appeals decision to acquit four former state security officials in the killing of Slavko Curuvija, a well-known journalist who was shot dead in April 1999. The demonstrators, some of whom held up mirrors in a symbolic call for the court to critically examine itself, observed 25 minutes of silence after what they said was 25 years of waiting …

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