Skopje, 16 December 2016 – The Agency for Audio and Audiovisual Media Services conducted monitoring of the media coverage of the elections over 22 programming services, in the period from 1 until 9 December 2016.
The monitoring covered the following programming services: the channels of the Macedonian Radio and Television, i.e. Makedonska Radiotelevizija – Prv programski servis (MRA1), Makedonska Radiotelevizija – Tret programski servis (MRA3), Makedonska Radiotelevizija – Prv programski servis (MRT1), Makedonska Radiotelevizija – Vtor programski servis (MRT2); TV Alfa DOOEL Skopje; Nasha TV DOOEL Skopje; TV Kompani 21-M DOOEL Skopje; TV Alsat-M DOO Skopje; TV ART DOO Tetovo; TV Kanal 5 DOOEL Skopje; TV Nova DOOEL Skopje; TV Shenja DOOEL Skopje; TV Sitel DOOEL Skopje; TV Sonce DOOEL Prilep; TV Telma DOOEL Skopje; TV 24 Vesti DOOEL Shtip, Radio Slobodna Makedonija DOOEL Skopje, Radio Kanal 77 DOOEL Shtip, TV Kanal 5 Plus DOOEL Skopje, TV Sitel 3 DOOEL Skopje, Radio Ros Metropolis DOO Skopje and Radio Antena 5 DOO Skopje.
Monitoring was also conducted over the Parliamentary Channel of Makedonska Radiotelevizija, regarding Article 76-a, Paragraphs 5, 7 and 9 of the Electoral Code. The period covered by this monitoring was 21 November – 9 December 2016.
The written reports on the monitoring conducted are available at the following links: