Right to Know: A Beginner’s Guide to State Secrecy

Dusica Pavlovic Belgrade, Podgorica

Governments in the Balkans are chipping away at transparency laws to make it harder for journalists and activists to hold power to account.

Former fighters of the Kosovo Liberation Army. Photo: Hazir Reka

Vuk Jankovic first got hooked when he was a law student at the University of Montenegro in Podgorica. But instead of tobacco, booze or narcotics, his addiction involves pestering state institutions for information.

The best part is — they are legally required to answer him.

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