Eight threats between 9 and 15 december, 2016
This week, Ossigeno has verified and made know 8 cases of intimidation against journalists and information operators.
Targeted because of their work: Nicola Aurora; Journalists; Sigfrido Parrello; Luca Simeone.
They are 3 men and 5 n/d. The methods of intimidation, according to the Ossigeno classification method, fall into the following types: Frivolous defamation lawsuit (2), Obstacle to freedom of information (5), Discrimination and arbitrary exclusion (1).
With the addition of these latter cases the names of the victims of acts of intimidation and threats listed in the Ossigeno Table are 3081.
The first names were added in 2006. In the first nine months of 2016 were added to 408 names.
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