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AEJ met with Chief of Bulgarian police against organized crime


The Chairman of the Managing Board of the Association of European Journalists (AEJ) Otmar Lahodynsky (Austria) met the Director of Bulgaria’s General Directorate for Combating Organized Crime Ivaylo Spiridonov, on Wednesday (29th of November). The meeting, attended also by Irina Nedeva, President of the Bulgarian section (AEJ-Bulgaria), was focused on a recent case of life threats to the publisher of the regional website "Zov News", Georgi Ezekiev, and the journalist Maria Dimitrova, who works there. These threats have already triggered a reaction from another international media freedom group - Reporters without Borders.

More info on the AEJ-Bulgaria webpage.