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May 22, 2019

Stevan Dojcinovic Honored with Knight International Journalism Award

The founder and editor in chief of the Crime and Corruption Reporting Network – KRIK and OCCRP regional editor Stevan Dojcinovic has been named one of the two recipients of the prestigious Knight International Journalism Award, the International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) announced on Tuesday. The award will be handed to […]
April 27, 2019

Happy Birthday, Panama Papers! And Why it Still Matters

By Will Fitzgibbon, International Consortium of Investigative Journalists – ICIJ 3 April was the third anniversary of the Panama Papers investigation. We certainly celebrated at the Washington D.C. office of the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists. As a quick recap, the Panama Papers was a huge investigation by journalists who […]
March 3, 2019

Bitter fruit

Written by: Matthew Caruana Galizia There are a number of things that my brothers and I no longer have patience for after our mother, the journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, was assassinated in a car bomb attack in Malta on October 16, 2017. The first is small talk and the second […]
February 17, 2019

Corruption Vs Laundering

By Stelios Orphanides When it comes to corruption, perceptions can sometime vary from country to country. It became obvious to me when I was reporting last year working for the Cyprus Mail. I was looking at information about Transparency International cancelling its cooperation with its Cyprus chapter. The more I […]
December 30, 2018

Bank That Enabled Money Laundering Wins OCCRP’s Top Crime Prize

Source: OCCRP A €230 billion money laundering scandal put Danske Bank ahead of a record 22 other contenders to win the 2019 Corrupt Actor of the Year award from the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project. For the past seven years, the non-profit media organization has spotlighted the individual or […]
December 5, 2018

Saric Case: from International Investigation to Second Judgement

The judgement for smuggling nearly six tons of cocaine will be pronounced to Darko Saric and members of his group on Monday. On that occasion, KRIK summarises key moments of the case, details of the investigation and trial, and points to key controversies that have followed the case in the […]
October 25, 2018

KRIK’s journalists won international CEI SEEMO Award

KRIK’s editor in chief, Stevan Dojcinovic and journalist Dragana Peco won international 2018 Award for Outstanding Merits in Investigative Journalism, given by the Central European Initiative (CEI) and the South East Europe Media Organisation (SEEMO). By: KRIK Dojcinovic and Peco are winners in the category “professional journalists”, because “their brave […]
July 10, 2018

Court: Serbian Minister Must Return Illegally Acquired Land

The Appellate Court in Belgrade upheld a verdict ordering former mayor and current Minister of Finance Sinisa Mali to return illegally acquired land back to the government.  By Katarina Sabadoš, OCCRP In 2017, a commercial court ruled that the contract under which Mali acquired the land through the company Compost […]
June 15, 2018

Serbian Journalist Stefan Cvetkovic Reported Missing

Written by Jesse Chase–Lubitz, OCCRP Serbian journalist Stefan Cvetkovic, known for criticizing local authorities, was reported missing Wednesday evening from the Vojvodina town of Bela Crkva in Serbia. His car was left running with the door open and the lights on. Police in Bela Crkva said they informed the prosecutor and are […]
May 30, 2018

Tabloid Informer Fined for Untruths about KRIK’s Chief Editor

Serbian tabloid Informer will have to pay US $ 1.500 fines in damages to the chief editor of KRIK Stevan Dojcinovic for offensive articles about him, according to the first-instance verdict of the Higher Court. Informer is also fined for invading Dojcinovic’s privacy because it published photos from his private […]

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