Matej Šurc & Blaž Zgaga
Matej Šurc is a Slovenian journalist. He has been reporting on foreign politics since 1988, covering the fall of communism in many Eastern European countries in the early 1990s and reporting from the battlefields of Bosnia-Herzegovina. He was a correspondent for the Slovene national Radio and Television in Belgrade and Washington D.C. Currently he works as a commentator for Radio Slovenia.
Blaž Zgaga is a freelance investigative journalist and an expert in arms trafficking, national security and defense. In 2000, after he revealed US DIA clandestine operation in the Balkans, he was prosecuted for – and later cleared of – charges of revealing military secrets. In collaboration with Finnish journalist Magnus Berglund, he revealed massive corruption in the Patria arms deal in September 2008. Zgaga is a member of International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) and co-founder of the Center for Investigative Journalism in Slovenia.