The employees of Channel 3 – Plamen Petrov and tihomir Georgiev – were attacked and hit by Georgi Georgiev, the head of the NGO “BOEC” while they were conducting an investigation in Vidin on 5 June.
The Association of the Bulgarian radio and TV operators already denounced the attack over journalists from Channel 3. They stigmatized it as violation of freedom of speech and journalism. According to the Association of the European journalists the attack is inadmissible.
Here is the statement of the European Commission on the complaint lodged against the attack over journalists of Channal 3: