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Monitoring of Violations of Journalists Rights in 2017 (Chart)

By   /  April 21, 2017  /  Belarus, Belarusian Association of Journalists, English, Raw News  /  Comments Off on Monitoring of Violations of Journalists Rights in 2017 (Chart)

MIL OSI – Source: Belarusian Association of Journalists – in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: Monitoring of Violations of Journalists Rights in 2017 (Chart) No Date Kind of action City Name of journalist Article Penalty Circumstances 1 10.03.2017 Detention Maladzechna Siarhei Karalevich n/a n/a Detained by police after covering a protest action, released in two […]

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Belsat Cameraman Fined for “Cursing” at the Police

By   /  April 20, 2017  /  Belarus, Belarusian Association of Journalists, English, Raw News  /  Comments Off on Belsat Cameraman Fined for “Cursing” at the Police

MIL OSI – Source: Belarusian Association of Journalists – in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: Belsat Cameraman Fined for “Cursing” at the Police Ales Liubianchuk was charged with art. 17.1 (minor hooliganism). Two police officers accused him of cursing at them at the police department. The reporter strongly disagrees with the charges and with the […]

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Home Affairs Ministry Sees No Violations of Journalists Rights

By   /  April 18, 2017  /  Belarus, Belarusian Association of Journalists, English, Raw News  /  Comments Off on Home Affairs Ministry Sees No Violations of Journalists Rights

MIL OSI – Source: Belarusian Association of Journalists – in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: Home Affairs Ministry Sees No Violations of Journalists Rights The Ministry of Home Affairs replied that it did not have any objective information on unlawful activities of its employees. Remarkable quotes: “Citizens’ belonging to a mass medium does not exempt […]

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Blogger Proves Innocence in Court

By   /  April 17, 2017  /  Belarus, Belarusian Association of Journalists, English, Raw News  /  Comments Off on Blogger Proves Innocence in Court

MIL OSI – Source: Belarusian Association of Journalists – in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: Blogger Proves Innocence in Court The hearing started on April 10. Raman Pratasevich was charged with participation in an unsanctioned event at the construction site in Kurapaty (it should be reminded that the protests at Kurapaty, the place of mass […]

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Belarus: ‘Freedom Day’ Crackdown

By   /  April 14, 2017  /  Belarus, Belarusian Association of Journalists, English, Raw News  /  Comments Off on Belarus: ‘Freedom Day’ Crackdown

MIL OSI – Source: Belarusian Association of Journalists – in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: Belarus: ‘Freedom Day’ Crackdown Authorities across Belarus arbitrarily detained at least 700 people in March 2017 in connection with peaceful protests, Human Rights Watch said today. The majority, including more than 100 journalists and 60 human rights activists, were detained […]

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Larysa Shchyrakova Fined under Four Charges

By   /  April 12, 2017  /  Belarus, Belarusian Association of Journalists, English, Raw News  /  Comments Off on Larysa Shchyrakova Fined under Four Charges

MIL OSI – Source: Belarusian Association of Journalists – in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: Larysa Shchyrakova Fined under Four Charges As a result, she was fined for 41 basic amounts: 40 amounts for violating administrative article 22.9 (illegal production and distribution of mass media products) and one for failure to appear in police following […]

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Prosecutor General Wants to Fine Mass Media for Bias

By   /  April 3, 2017  /  Belarus, Belarusian Association of Journalists, English, Raw News  /  Comments Off on Prosecutor General Wants to Fine Mass Media for Bias

MIL OSI – Source: Belarusian Association of Journalists – in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: Prosecutor General Wants to Fine Mass Media for Bias Aliaksandr Kaniuk was asked about the detentions of journalists in the streets in March. He replied that “we should figure out what kind of colleagues they are”. “It is high time […]

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One More Belsat Cameraman Charged with Obscene Vocabulary

By   /  March 31, 2017  /  Belarus, Belarusian Association of Journalists, English, Raw News  /  Comments Off on One More Belsat Cameraman Charged with Obscene Vocabulary

MIL OSI – Source: Belarusian Association of Journalists – in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: One More Belsat Cameraman Charged with Obscene Vocabulary Nobody could witness what was happening inside the office or at the police department. The journalist named the police department he was taken to against the force of the officers who pushed […]

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Statement of BAJ Regarding Persecution of Journalists in March 2017

By   /  March 31, 2017  /  Belarus, Belarusian Association of Journalists, English, Raw News  /  Comments Off on Statement of BAJ Regarding Persecution of Journalists in March 2017

MIL OSI – Source: Belarusian Association of Journalists – in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: Statement of BAJ Regarding Persecution of Journalists in March 2017 The Belarusian Association of Journalists registered 123 cases of violations of journalists’ rights so far since the start of March.Рэпрэсіі супраць журналістаў у Беларусі ў 2017 годзе (Табліца, абнаўляецца) Repressions […]

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No Drink Water, No Pen – Journalist Tells about Imprisonment Conditions

By   /  March 31, 2017  /  Belarus, Belarusian Association of Journalists, English, Raw News  /  Comments Off on No Drink Water, No Pen – Journalist Tells about Imprisonment Conditions

MIL OSI – Source: Belarusian Association of Journalists – in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: No Drink Water, No Pen – Journalist Tells about Imprisonment Conditions Dzianis Ivashyn was detained in Minsk on March 25 and sentenced to 5 days’ arrest. During the procedures, his administrative report was redesigned twice. The court officers did not […]

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