Hrvoje Appelt

Hrvoje Appelt worked for daily newspaper “Jutarnji list” and weekly magazine “Globus” for 11 years, receiving the Marija Juric-Zagorka award for investigative journalism in 2005

Following threats received after he wrote articles on organised crime in 2008 he was placed under 24 hr police protection. Although his life was in danger, Hrvoje Appelt was fired by his employer. Today, he is an independent investigative journalist.