10 threats between 25 february and 2 march, 2017
This week, Ossigeno has verified and made know 10 cases of intimidation against journalists and information operators.
Targeted because of their work: La Repubblica Journalists; Sara Pinna; Donato Maiese; Daniele Brunetti; Alessio Fratini; Giuseppe Tallino.
They are 4 men, 1 woman, 5 n/d. The methods of intimidation, according to the Ossigeno classification method, fall into the following types: Verbal warning in presence of 3rd party (1), Threatening letter or other written threat (1), Frivolous defamation lawsuit (7), Threat through Facebook or other social network (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 3147.
The first names were added in 2006. Since the beginning of 2017 were added to 62 names.
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