2005-04-27

In memoriam: Perica Vučinić

Perica Vučinić, editor of the magazine Reporter and a former correspondent for the magazine Vreme, died today in Belgrade at the age of 46.

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He founded Reporter in Banja Luka in 1997, and received the Swedish Federation of Journalists' award for courage in 1999 and World Press Review's recognition as international editor of the year in 2000. Tomorrow a memorial will be held at the Independent Association of Journalists in Belgrade, to be followed by a burial.

2 comments:

Nicholas Whyte said...

Sorry to hear this.

R Byrne said...

Yes I met Perica once in Belgrade when a friend of mine was working for him. A very nice guy. RB