Serbian media regulator must defend media pluralism and independence, RSF says | RSF

Serbian media regulator must defend media pluralism and independence, RSF says | RSF

Serbian media regulator must defend media pluralism and independence, RSF says Following a much criticised decision by Serbia’s Electronic Media Regulatory Agency (REM) to continue allocating four national TV frequencies to pro-government channels, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) calls on the REM to comply with legal requirements and to protect the right to reliable, pluralistic news and information when allocating a new, fifth frequency. “Serbian broadcasting is polluted by propaganda, influence peddling and fake news, a scourge that plagues the entire …